DOPPELMAYR & UN-HABITAT: Decision-Makers discuss integrated public transport solutions during the International mobility congress in la Paz, Bolivia

"The Solution to Public Transport is never only one solution but rather an integrated mobility system”... Read More

METROPOLIS: ADRESSING METROPOLITAN CHALLENGES THROUGH MULTI-SECTORAL PARTNERSHIPS

Multisectoral partnerships can play an effective role in carrying out projects that revitalize urban space while facilitating citizen participation and economic development in metropolitan areas... Read More

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY INTERNATIONAL: LET'S CHANGE LAND POLICIES AND SYSTEMS: JOIN SOLID GROUND TO IMPROVE ACCESS TO LAND FOR SHELTER

Policies, systems and attitudes affect us every day: how we get our water and heating; when and how long our children have to attend school... Read More

HUAIROU COMMISSION: GRASSROOTS WOMEN LOCALIZING THE NUA

In the modern world, half of the population lives in cities, and it is estimated that by 2030 urban settlements will become home to more than 60%... Read More 

THE PARIS REGION DEVELOPMENT AND URBAN PLANNING AGENCY (IAU ILE-DE-FRANCE): THE REVIVAL OF COMMUNITY GARDENS IN THE PARIS REGION

Community gardens, which greatly appeal to both private individuals and local authorities, have enjoyed a revival in recent decades... Read More

ISOCARP & UNHABITAT: PLANNERS CONGREGATE IN THE ARCTIC TO ADDRESS HOT CLIMATE ISSUES

Five hundred planners congregated in the city of Bodø, Norway for the annual ISOCARP Congress... Read More

PRACTICAL ACTION: Dhenkanal Municipality in India proud of completion of Faecal Sludge Treatment Plant

After close to three years of hard work a new faecal sludge treatment plant is soon to become fully operational in the Municipality of Dhenkanal, Odisha State, India... Read More 

CENTRE FOR URBAN DESIGN AND MENTAL HEALTH: NEW RESEARCH AND CASE STUDIES ON URBAN DESIGN AND MENTAL HEALTH

There is an old Scottish folk song that I sang as a child called the 'Jeelie piece song'. That's Scots for the 'jam sandwich song'... Read More

FUNDACION BOGOTART: FUNDACION BOGOART IS THE WINNER OF THE YOUTH CARNEGIE PEACE PRIZE

Fundación BogotArt is the winner of the first Youth Carnegie Peace Prize for the initiative ‘Letters for Reconciliation’... Read More

OPEN STREETS CAPE TOWN: OPEN STREETS CAPE TOWN HOSTS AFRICAN DELEGATES IN THE FIRST OPEN STREETS EXCHANGE FOR AFRICAN CITIES

Open Streets Cape Town and UN-Habitat are hosting the first Open Streets Exchange for African Cities from 22 to 29 October 2018... Read More

URBAN SYNERGIES GROUP: PLANNING BY AND FOR THE PEOPLE-GLOBAL AND LOCAL EXPERTS WORK TOGETHER WITH COMMUNITY TO "MAKE CANBERRA A HUMAN-CENTRED CITY"

People of the Australian capital Canberra are coming together this weekend to co-design a charter for human-centred urban development... Read More

RED DOT FOUNDATION: YOUTH INNOVATION CHALLENGE -IDEAS AND EXPERIENCES

We, a group of budding engineers always wanted to do something for the betterment of society... Read More

ROYAL TOWN PLANNING INSTITUTE: PLANNING IS KEY IN MAKING GLOBAL URBANISATION A FORCE FOR GOOD

RTPI’s international team emphasised the role of planning in turning rapid global urbanisation to more prosperity... Read More

  • 28-30 Oct: Qatar Green Building Council - Qatar Green Building Conference, Doha/Qatar. PARTICIPATE
  • 30 Oct: UN-Habitat/ WORLD URBAN CAMPAIGN - WUC Steering Commitee, Liverpool, United Kingdom. PARTICIPATE (PARTNERS ONLY)
  • 31 Oct: UN-Habitat - World Cities Day, Liverpool, United Kingdom. PARTICIPATE
  • 06-17 Nov: United Nations - COP23 FIJI, Bonn/Germany. PARTICIPATE
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