Nomination Request for candidates – UN-Habitat Executive Director

United Nations – UN-Habitat Nairobi The Secretariat of the United Nations has the honour to request the nomination of candidates for the position of Executive Director of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) at the Under-Secretary-General level. In accordance with resolution A/RES/56/206 of 26 February 2002, the UN-Habitat Secretariat shall be headed by an…

ExCo Election 2017

The deadline for voting is approaching. ISOCARP COUNCIL MEMBERS, please make sure to cast your vote by 15 September 2017. On 11 July 2017 all Council Members (National Delegation Members + ExCo Members) received their ballot form and voting number to vote for seven new members in the ISOCARP Executive Committee. These are the candidates:…

“Smart Communities” Preview Video

New video on the introduction page of  the Joint International Conference/53rd ISOCARP Congress Portland, Oregon, USA, from 24-27, October 2017.

Call for Bids for 2019+ ISOCARP Annual Congress

ISOCARP is encouraging hosts to bid for the 2019 congress and beyond. ISOCARP has successfully held congresses in many places all over the world and now is seeking the 2019 venue. Please submit your proposal for our consideration. The ISOCARP Annual Congress is an exciting opportunity not only to bring international delegates to the host…

ISOCARP JOINS International Ethics Standards coalition

The International Society of City and Regional Planners has joined a new international coalition that has developed the first set of globally-recognised ethics standards for real-estate, the built environment and related professional organisations. The International Ethics Standards (IES) Coalition currently consists of over 120 member organisations with professionals working in a diverse range of countries….

Urban Planning at the United Nations

APA National Planning Congress, New York City, May 8, 2017 By Ric Stephens How is the United Nations integrating urban planning in its recently adopted vision for global sustainable development? Experts from UNESCO, UN-Habitat, UNICEF, and UN Population Fund provided insight on how various approaches to urban planning within the UN family of organizations at…

Zhongshan Avenue UPAT Presentation

On Friday 31st of March, the Zhongshan Avenue UPAT team presented their findings and recommendations to officials of the City of Wuhan and the Wuhan Land Use and Urban Spatial Planning Research Center (WLSP). Read more >>

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