WORLD URBAN CAMPAIGN / UN-HABITAT - Ms.Maimunah Mohd Sharif of Malaysia elected New Executive Director of UN-Habitat

Following nomination by the Secretary-General, the General Assembly, on 22 December 2017, elected Maimunah Mohd Sharif... Read More

DOPPELMAYR - WUF Doppelmayr Side Event: Urban Cable Cars as a New Dimension to Sustainable Urban Transport

The World Urban Campaign (WUC) partner and international cable car company Doppelmayr will be hosting an event at World Urban Forum 9... Read More

IAU ILE-DE-FRANCE - The Booming Development of third places in Paris Region

Third places have exploded in number since 2010, reflecting the Paris Region’s entrepreneurial drive .... Read More

IFHP - Show me the numbers for Social Cities

Cities are made by people for people. As obvious as it may sound, we sometimes forget the social dimension – the people – in sustainable urban development... Read More

METROPOLIS - Contribution to the global compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration

From December 4th to 6th in Puerta Vallarta, Mexico, was held the stocktaking meeting of the Intergovernmental Conference to adopt the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration... Read More

WIEGO - Creating ''Cities for All'' requires more than one-size-fits-all regulation

From street vending permits to permissions to collect waste from public spaces, regulating the vast and diverse informal workforce in cities in the Global South doesn’t have a simple solution... Read More

AARDE FOUNDATION - Book ''Pulicat - Spine of Cotton Route'' launch at WUF9

AARDE Foundation will make a presentation and launch the book at URBAN LIBRARY session of WUF-9 at Kuala Lampur, Malaysia... Read More

ESAF - Urban Agriculture: Safe, Accessible and Affordable Food

Urban agriculture is one of the major components of “Livable Cities India” project, implemented by Evangelical Social Action Forum (ESAF) with the technical support of HealthBridge, Canada... Read More

FIABCI - To Organize Networking event at World Urban Forum 9 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

''The Affordable Metropolis: Turning Density into Prosperity” will focus on the positive aspects of urban density and bring together stakeholders from around the world... Read More

FUNDACION BOGOART - Arboreal connection, a mural about memory and life

With an area of approximately 1,400 meters squared, a width of 200 meters, and a height of between 6.2 and 7.2 meters... Read More

GHFS - Draft outcome document of twelfth Global Forum on Human Settlements and Sustainable Cities and Human Settlements Awards Ceremony

GFHS-XII has attracted around 400 representatives of  public sector, private sector, civil society and academy... Read More

INSTITUT POUR LA VILLE EN MOUVEMENT - PASSAGES - Small Spaces of Movement with Big Impact

Since 2000, the City on the Move-VEDECOM Institute seeks to draw attention to the importance of the quality of the spaces of mobility... Read More

INSTITUTO TERROA - Instituto Terroa promotes dialogue on Sustainable Development and the City We Need in Ribeirao Preto, Brazil

On 16 December 2017 the Instituto Terroá welcomed participants from civil society organizations and academia... Read More

ROYAL TOWN PLANNING INSTITUTE (RTPI) - The Urban Dimension of Climate Change - Lessons from the Commonwealth

The Institute will bring its experience in providing local authorities with guidance on planning for climate change... Read More

SMART THAN CAR - Futurama redux in Updated version at AIA Seattle

From 7 December 2017 through 17 February 2018, Smarter Than Car is showing an updated version of the exhibition FUTURAMA REDUX: Urban Mobility After Cars And Oil... Read More

  • 03 Feb 2018: AARDE Foundation: 7th Annual Pulicat Lagoon Day, Pazhaverkadu Village/Tamilnadu/India. READ MORE
  • 07-13 Feb 2018: UN-Habitat: World Urban Forum 9, Kuala Lumpur/Malaysia. PARTICIPATE
  • 11 Feb 2018: World Urban Campaign: 19th WUC Steering Committee, Kuala Lumpur/Malaysia. PARTICIPATE
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