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Pope to Urban Planners: Build Better Cities

United States of America

Pope Francis called for an extraordinary global response to climate change this week in his much-anticipated encyclical. But the first [...]

June 19th, 2015 - Next City

The Caribbean holds fifth Urban Forum

United States of America

he fifth edition of the Caribbean Urban Forum held in Castries (Saint Lucia) drew to a close on Friday 12 June [...]

June 16th, 2015 - PressReleasePoint


UN-Habitat takes part in Velo-City 2015 Conference


UN-Habitat participated in the “Velo-City 2015 Conference, held in Nantes, France from 2-5 June 2015, organised by the “European Cycling Federation” (ECF). [...]

June 15th, 2015 - UN-Habitat


The Caribbean holds fifth Urban Forum


The fifth edition of the Caribbean Urban Forum held in Castries (Saint Lucia) drew to a close on Friday 12 June [...]

June 15th, 2015 - UN-Habitat

ACUUS joins the World Urban Campaign

Russian Federation

The Associated research Centers for the Urban Underground Space (ACUUS), known as an international non-governmental association promoting ideas of underground [...]

June 12th, 2015 -


Financing the New Urban Agenda

United States of America

We are at last in the final stretch of a number of processes that will define how we approach the [...]

June 12th, 2015 - Citiscope

Preocupan los subsidios


Ayer los desarrolladores externaron dos puntos de vista de dónde predomina la preocupación porque sólo restan mil 500 [...]

June 11th, 2015 - Grupo en Concreto

The Price of Inequality


America likes to think of itself as a land of opportunity, and others view it in much the same light. [...]

June 11th, 2015 - The New Dawn Liberia




Del 18 al 21 de mayo en la ciudad bonaerense tuvo lugar la Reunión Anual de Metropolis organizada por la Asociació [...]

June 10th, 2015 - Ciudades Creativas


Update: 28 Urban Thinkers Campuses announced

United States of America

Applications for new Urban Thinkers Campuses are now closed, and the full slate of 28 events — running through early 2016 — has been [...]

June 9th, 2015 - Citiscope


Creación del Comité Hábitat III


La Secretaría Nacional de la Vivienda y el Hábitat (SENAVITAT), según Resolución N° 911 crea el COMITÉ [...]

June 9th, 2015 - SENAVITAT


Diálogo Latinoamericano de ciudades

Sri Lanka

La región latinoamericana está considerada la región más urbanizada del mundo, con casi un 80% de su població [...]

June 3rd, 2015 - El Espectador