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WORLD URBAN CAMPAIGN (WUC)

CITY PROSPERITY INITIATIVE REACHES NEW HEIGHTS AT CANNES PALAIS DES FESTIVALS

The success the City Prosperity Initiative (CPI) is reaching new heights with its presentation at the MIPIM, the world's most prestigious real estate event held this week at the Palais des Festivals... Read More

PARTICIPATORY SLUM UPGRADING PROGRAMME (PSUP) - UN-HABITAT

#UPFORSLUMDWELLERS WOMEN'S FOOTBALL TEAM PLAY FOR SUSTAINABLE CITIES AND COMMUNITIES

Up For Slum Dwellers, a football team comprising talented young women who were born and raised in Mathare slum... Read More

DOPPELMAYR

LINEA AZUL OPENS. EXTENSION OF THE WORLD'S LARGEST CABLE CAR NETWORK IN LA PAZ

Cable cars are a sustainable mode of transport. They provide a reliable and comfortable transport solution for the growing numbers of public transport users in La Paz and El Alto... Read More

BUILDING AND SOCIAL HOUSING FOUNDATION (BSHF)

PEOPLE LED SOLUTIONS TO GLOBAL HOUSING PROBLEMS WIN WORLD HABITAT AWARDS

The world’s leading housing awards have chosen two housing projects that have the answers to issues affecting people across the globe... Read More

INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF CITY AND REGIONAL PLANNERS (ISOCARP)

SAVE THE DATE: 53RD ISOCARP WORLD ANNUAL CONGRESS

ISOCARP and the Oregon Chapter of the American Planning Association (OAPA) are partnering in 2017 for a Joint International Conference/53rd ISOCARP Congress Portland, Oregon, USA, from 24-27, October 2017... Read More

UNITED CITIES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS (UCLG)

UCLG WOMEN MAYORS AND COUNCILORS PRESENT THE BE COUNTED CAMPAIGN IN NEW YORK

On Monday 13 March, in the framework of the CSW delegation, UCLG co-organized the special event ''Locally elected women: making the SDGs happen” with UN Women to highlight the relationship between gender equality and local and regional governments... Read More

WOMEN IN INFORMAL EMPLOYMENT: GLOBALIZING AND ORGANIZING (WIEGO)

FOUR STRATEGIES TO INTEGRATE WASTE PICKERS INTO FUTURE CITIES

In recent years, waste pickers have made significant progress in gaining greater recognition as key environmental and economic agents... Read More

FIABCI - USA

FIABCI-USA HOSTS UNITED NATIONS LUNCHEON AND INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM

FIABCI, the International Real Estate Federation will celebrate sixty-three years of Special Consultative Status at the United Nations on Tuesday, April 4... Read More

FUNDACION BOGOART

ART RESCUING THE CULTURE HERITAGE OF A MARGINALIZED NEIGHBORHOOD

There is a battle being held between the State, its entities, private institutions, and the people of a settlement located in La Cecilia... Read More

URBAN INC

WHY FOCUSING ON THE QUESTIONS LEADS TO EMPOWERED URBAN RESIDENTS

Urban INC stands for Urban Insights Centre and is an action-research NGO established in 2010 in Bucharest, Romania.  Its mission revolves around formulating meaningful insights on urban dynamics in transitional cities... Read More

WORLD WIDE FUND FOR NATURE (WWF)

JOIN WWF'S ONE PLANET CITY CHALLENGE!

This year marks the fifth anniversary of WWF’s One Planet City Challenge, formerly known as the Earth Hour City Challenge. The One Planet City Challenge (OPCC) was created to mobilize action... Read More

ROBERTO ROCCO

Why Governance will make Urban Design and Planning better: Dealing with the communicative turn in Urban Planning and Design

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See all #UrbanThinkers Campuses
  • 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
  • 8-12 May: UN-Habitat: 26th Session of Governing Council. Nairobi/Kenya. PARTICIPATE

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