Media Clippings

Pasay, Meralco sign MOU on preparedness


The Pasay City government has signed an agreement with Manila Electric Company to work toward responding to the challenges of [...]

August 2nd, 2015 - The Standard


Report from the Final Future of Places Meeting in Stockholm

United States of America

Last week, 438 key thinkers in the Placemaking movement – including researchers, scholars, planners, architects, and activists from 76 countries – joined together in [...]

August 2nd, 2015 - Interior Avenue



The Communique identifies achievements and shortcomings of the UN in their recognition of culture's role in sustainable development processes. These [...]

August 1st, 2015 - Agenda 21


How cities are adapting to climate change

United States of America

The visit this week of 65 mayors to the Vatican to discuss climate change, among other things, reflects the central role [...]

July 31st, 2015 - The World Economic Forum


HIC Reviews Habitat III Issue Papers

United States of America

Habitat International Coalition has just issued its compilation of inputs from Members and officers following their review of the Habitat [...]

July 31st, 2015 - HIC

PUPR Persiapan APUF 6 dan Habitat III


Jakarta. Direktorat Jenderal Cipta Karya Kementerian Pekerjaan Umum dan Perumahan Rakyat (PUPR) menggelar Rapat Persiapan the 6th Asia Pacific Urban [...]

July 30th, 2015 - Membangun Indonesia yang Lebih Baik


Wakatobi Tuan Rumah Koferensi UCLG Asia-Pasifik


Wangi-Wangi ( – Kabupaten Wakatobi Provinsi Sulawesi Tenggara akan menjadi tuan rumah penyelenggaraan Koferensi Asia-Pasifik tentang “Local Government Voices [...]

July 29th, 2015 - UCLG Asia-Pasifik

Falta interés del gobierno


Desco expresa que el Estado peruano tiene la obligación de participar en la Cumbre de Quito y alentar la [...]

July 25th, 2015 - Diario UNO

Cultural Policies and Sustainable Development


The concept of sustainable development and its articulation in three dimensions or pillars (economic growth, social inclusion and environmental balance) [...]

July 24th, 2015 - Agenda 21 culture


Pope Francis the urbanist

United States of America

VATICAN CITY — When Pope Francis issued his much-noticed encyclical last month, it was his call for action against climate change [...]

July 21st, 2015 - Citiscope


Community meetings on Habitat III


THE FUTURE of housing in Barbados will be the focus of discussion at the first Habitat III Community Meeting to [...]

July 21st, 2015 - Trinidad Times


Des villes pour la vie


A l’approche de la pause estivale, je signe cette dernière tribune régulière consacrée à la ville [...]

July 21st, 2015 - La Tribune


Cities for Life


In a few weeks, Latin America will host two important events devoted to tomorrow’s cities, and I look forward [...]

July 20th, 2015 - Carlos Moreno


Human rights and the New Urban Agenda

United States of America

Habitat III, next year’s U. N. conference on cities, will set urbanization strategy for the coming two decades. Yet [...]

July 18th, 2015 - Citiscope

Our Urban Evidence Base

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

In 2008, recognizing an organizational need to respond and adapt to the growing trend of urbanization, and its negative impact on [...]

July 17th, 2015 - World Vision International


Expert Group Meeting on Regional Perspectives

Republic of Korea (South Korea)

CityNet Director of Programs Youngmin Chang was invited to the Partners Workshop: Strengthening Partnerships for Sustainable Urban Development in Asia [...]

July 17th, 2015 - CityNet