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Open Call for ISOCARP members to join the new Community of Practice and Research on MENA Urbanity

ISOCARP Community of Practice and Research on MENA Urbanity (CoPR MENA Urbanity) “Towards Shaping Just and Prosperous Future Cities in MENA” Introduction and Background As a continuation to the excellent momentum in ISOCARP to support focused initiatives on significant urban issues, our new initiative is titled: ISOCARP Community of Practice and Research on MENA Urbanity….

Habitat Professionals Forum (HPF) Statement On COVID-19 Pandemic

The HPF statement on Covid-19 Pandemic builds upon a survey conaducted amongst the Habitat Professionals Forum (HPF) and its members on the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on achieving resilient human settlements. Responses received, representing thousands of professionals around the globe, have resulted in the statement which recognises front-line professionals in the crisis, and highlights…

ISOCARP contribution to OECD policy brainstorm on post-Covid-19 planning

On 9 June, ISOCARP Secretary General Frank D’hondt was invited to contribute to a closed but well-attended OECD policy brainstorm on post-Covid-19 planning. The session was moderated by Lamia Kamal-Chaoui, OECD Director of the Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions & Cities (CFE), with the following overarching questions: What are the top three changes that the COVID-19 crisis…

Lecture “Urbanity and the City in the Post COVID-19”

On June 4, 2020, Prof. Ali A. Alraouf, ISOCARP Board Member and Head of research and development at Urban Planning Authority in Doha, Qatar, delivered a public lecture at the prestigious Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies (ACRPS). The Center’s headquarter is located in Doha with branches in Washington DC, Tunisia and Beirut. The…

Open Call for ISOCARP members: Community of Practice on Urban Innovation

ISOCARP Community of Practice on Urban Innovation Open call to ISOCARP-members to join the new Community of Practice Deadline for the application – 21st of June, 2020. Inspired by ISOCARPs dynamic first Community of Practice on Urban Health, soon to be followed by a second CoP on Urban Mobility, we are happy to pre-announce a…

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