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WORLD URBAN CAMPAIGN

74 URBAN THINKERS CAMPUSES APPROVED TO TAKE PLACE IN 2017

2017 is poised to be a productive and lively year for the partners of the World Urban Campaign and the community of Urban Thinkers! a total of 74 Urban Thinkers Campuses (UTCs) have been approved to be held from March to November 2017...Read More

IAU - ILE DE FRANCE

ECOTALE: EXTERNAL COSTS OF TRANSPORT AND LAND EQUALIZATION PROJECT

The reduction and/or internalization of the environmental, spatial and social costs caused by the transport sector are policy objectives which have been commonly assumed over the last decades. Within a market approach and according to the “polluter pays” principle, internalization is a way toward a comprehensive payment... Read More

IHC GLOBAL

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH THE WINNERS OF THE 2016 REDUCING URBAN POVERTY PAPER COMPETITION

The 2016 winners of the IHC Global sponsored Reducing Urban Poverty Graduate Student Paper Competition are Valeria Vidal Alvarado, Francis Goyes and Sera Tolgay... Read More

UNITED CITIES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS (UCLG)

UCLG CULTURE SUMMIT IN JEJU: ONLINE REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW OPEN

The second UCLG Culture Summit will be hosted by the Province of Jeju (Republic of Korea) from 10-13 May 2017. The UCLG Culture Summit is the main meeting point at global level for cities... Read More

RTPI

DEMENTIA AND TOWN PLANNING

There are currently 850,000 peole living with dementia in the UK. This is set to increase to 1 million by 2021 and to 2 million by 2051. Evidence has shown that good quality housing... Read More

AARDE FOUNDATION

URBAN WET LAND CELEBRATION

AARDE Foundation organised the 6th Annual PULICAT DAY on 04-Feb-2017 at Pazhaverakadu (55km north of Chennai city). This day is celebrated to create awareness, and protect the natural heritage of second largest brackish water lagoon... Read More

AIVP

AIVP DAYS - COMPETING THROUGH PORT-CITY ANIMATION

Then, come and discuss about the different international experiences! Dialogue between the city, port, businesses and local community is increasingly key to successful development, and a guarantee of better international competitiveness... Read More

BELA RUA

BELA RUA

Conexão Cultural, a organization that promotes access and cultural content in public spaces, and Bela Rua, an association that transforms the city from the wishes of the community... Read More

CENTRE FOR URBAN DESIGN AND MENTAL HEALTH (UD/MH)

JOURNAL OF URBAN DESIGN AND MENTAL HEALTH

The Journal of Urban Design and Mental Health brings together research and ideas from researchers and practitioners working across diverse fields at the exciting nexus of urban design and mental health. This month, Edition 2 was published... Read More

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION FOR HOUSING AND PLANNING (IFHP)

NEW NORDIC WITH A SUSTAINABLE URBAN TWIST

No time for hibernation up north. IFHP can report that the winter months have been full of new Nordic initiatives advancing urban solutions... Read More

WORLD URBAN CAMPAIGN

URBANTHINKERS VOICES

  • 02 Mar: UrbaMonde: Conference Social Production of Habitat & Right to Housing, Geneva/Switzerland. PARTICIPATE
  • 08 Mar: UTC: Urban Synergies Group: Shaping Spaces for Gen Z-International Forum, Canberra/Australia. PARTICIPATE
  • 19-23 Apr: Smarter Than Car: World Bike Forum, Mexico City/Mexico. PARTICIPATE
  • 24-29 Apr: Doppelmayr: Academy of Sustainable Urban Mobiity. PARTICIPATE
  • 5 May: World Urban Campaign: Global WUC Working Groups Meeting. Nairobi/Kenya. REGISTRATION
  • 5 May: World Urban Campaign: WUC lnformal Dinner. Nairobi/Kenya. REGISTRATION
  • 6 May: World Urban Campaign:17th WUC Steering Committee Meeting. Nairobi/Kenya. REGISTRATION
  • 6 May: World Urban Campaign:WUC Cocktail. Nairobi/Kenya. REGISTRATION
  • 8 May: UN Habitat: UN-Habitat's Governing Council, Nairobi/Kenya. PARTICIPATE

Associate Partners
Photo Credits:AARDE Foundation (CC), AIVP (CC), Alex Fisberg (CC), IFHP (CC), IHC Global (CC), UCLG (CC), UD/MH (CC), RTPI (CC)