Our Vice President Shipra Narang Suri addressed the Opening Plenary of the Habitat 3 conference on Monday morning. You can find the transcript and video recording of her speech here.
Smart Cities in the New Urban Agenda As promised, you can find some more information on our workshop with leading global non-profit organisations here. ISOCARP will be featured at the Habitat 3 Exhibition (Area F, Booth 155) at the Global Planners Network GPN´s area.
ISOCARP is new endorsing partner of the UN Habitat publication ´Guiding Principles for City Climate Action Planning´ launched right before the Habitat III conference in Quito. We are also organising a workshop in Quito dedicated to the theme on the 17th October 13.00 – 14.30 with UN-Habitat.
ISOCARP is organising a workshop on Smart Cities in the New Urban Agenda with leading global non-profit organisations
The planner magazine published an article on our Vice President Shipra Narang Suri´s optimistic view on spatial planning behind the New Urban Agenda of the Habitat III Conference. ´With the UN’s Habitat III conference on housing and sustainable urban development fast approaching, planners need to think about how they will implement its goals, says Dr Shipra Narang Suri….
Spatial Planning in Palestine The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP/PAPP), UN-Habitat and the International Society of City and Regional Planners (ISOCARP) launched the third edition of the Spatial Visioning Reflections magazine, with a special focus on Palestine. It is the last of a series of three which aim to convey the experiences and ideas of two…
The 52nd ISOCARP International Congress on ´Cities we Have vs. Cities we Need´, that ended last Friday on the 16th, was considered a great success. We would like to thank all participants, organisers and sponsors for their immense efforts. We have started to upload the Congress materials here.
After a long time of hard work it is finally happening! Wonderful South Africans are welcoming delegates and guests right at the main exit of Durban´s King Shaka International Airport! The welcome desk is in front of Woolworths.
Do not miss out on the updated congress programme documents. Our yearly Congress Proceedings document incorporating the event´s featured papers is now published. Only 4 days left until the 52nd ISOCARP International Congress in Durban, South Africa. Last-Minute-Message Stay tuned!
On 11 September (afternoon), the day before the congress starts, a special pre-congress event organised by UN-Habitat will take place at the congress venue. UN-HABITAT and ISOCARP have been long-standing partners on the work on the International Guidelines on Urban and Territorial Planning (IG-UTP). The IG-UTP is the global reference to guide decision makers for improving…