Urban Themes

Planning & Design

[ Opportunities ] Posted on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 10:03
1. BackgroundUN-Habitat is the United Nations Programme for sustainable urbanisation and the focal point for local authorities in the UN system. It is mandated by the UN General Assembly to promote socially and environmentally sustainable towns and cities with the goal of providing adequate shelter for all. UN- Habitat was established in 1978. Working in all areas of sustainable cities, from... Read more
[ Opportunities ] Posted on Monday, May 14, 2018 - 09:28
Phnom Penh Special Economic Zone-PPSEZ, UNDP and Build Together International-BTI have launched a affordable housing design competition (CLOSING DATE AUGUST 1st) to design a development incorporating at least 3,000 housing units and facilities to support access to quality sustainable housing solutions for factory workers in Phnom Penh. Details available through   http://www.kh.undp.org/content/... Read more
[ Opportunities ] Posted on Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 10:33
In collaboration with the journals Frontiers in Sociology & Frontiers in Public Health (www.frontiersin.org) we are bringing together a selected group of international experts to contribute to an open-access article collection on: "Perspectives and Theories of Social Innovation for Ageing Population"   Guest Editors: Andrzej Klimczuk, Warsaw School of Economics, Warsaw, Poland Łukaz Tomczyk,... Read more
[ Opportunities ] Posted on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 17:35
Position Title: Programs Coordinator. Reporting to: Director of Operations Location: Kampala District Working Hours: approx. 8 hours per day starting from 9:00am to 5:00pm (Monday to Thursday) 9:00am- 2:00pm on Friday. WHY TEENS UGANDA: TEENS Uganda is a local non-profit organization for youth development whose major concern is to empower the young people in Uganda to make positive life-choices.... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 13:39
The National Youth Congress (NYC2018) will be hosted in Kampala at Ndejje University 25-27 July, 2018 focusing on the role of youth in advocating for good governance that leads to the implementation  of the New Urban Agenda (Habitat III) and the National Green Growth Development Agenda (NGGDA).  The National Youth Congress (NYC) is an initiative of TEENS Uganda working with a consortium of... Read more
[ Document ] Posted on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 20:41
The Regional Action Plan for the Implementation of the New Urban Agenda in Latin America and the Caribbean (RAP) seeks to be the regional expression of the New Urban Agenda (NUA). It promotes evidence-based policy making, setting out potential actions and interventions as well as relevant and priority policy guidance for all Latin American and Caribbean countries towards the achievement of... Read more
[ Opportunities ] Posted on Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 13:18
This is an Addendum to the Gaborone Region Master Plan 2036 tender, Tender No. MTC/MLWS/DTCP/ GABORONE REGION MASTER PLAN 2036/1940/07092017. The Tender closes on the 10th November 2017. 
[ Document ] Posted on Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 17:55
Content Special issue on urbanization in the Gulf 1-4 Rim Meziani and Jen Te Pai Editorial Introduction Special issue on urbanization in the Gulf   5-24 Adnan Husnéin The Evolving Role of Modern Urbanistic Heritage in Shaping Sustainable Public Realm: The Case of Abu Dhabi   25-38 Talal Al-Awadhi Local Spatial Impacts of Globalization in Developing Countries: The Case of Sohar,... Read more
[ Partner ] Posted on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 04:12
[ Partner ] Posted on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 17:47

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