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  • International conference on science and the Sustainable Development Goals

    The Hub coordinator participated in the international conference on science and the SDGs organized by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) in collaboration with the United Nations University (UNU) and with the assistance of the Permanent Mission of...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Welcome to the Urban Accessibility Hub!

    The Urban Accessibility Hub is an initiative within universities and academics from around the world concerned about the necessity of improving accessibility in cities, especially in poor urban areas. We would like to welcome you to take...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Responsive Urbanism in Informal Areas – Toward a regional agenda for Habitat III

    ‘Responsive Urbanism in Informal Areas’ was an international conference organized by the Department of Architecture, Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University , as a collaborative activity within the “Informal Urbanism Hub” of the UN-Habitat University Network Initiative (UNI),...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Workshop: The Site and Services/Core House Starter Examples of The ‘70s

    Moderator: Reinhard Goethert, MIT SIGUS Martin Scoppa, Singapore-MIT University of Technology and Design The fundamental shift of affordable housing approaches in the ‘70s and in Egypt lead to a series of innovative site and services/core house projects...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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  • Workshop: Towards operationalising UNESCO Recommendations on Historic Urban Landscape

    The workshop, held in Naples 2-3 March 2015, had the aim to critically discuss the Historic Urban Landscape document proposed by UNESCO (UNESCO, 2011), towards operationalising UNESCO Recommendations. Currently, the Historic Urban Landscape approach is only a theoretical...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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  • Launch of the Informal Urbanism Hub Page

    This particular item is just a test, please send current news and event notices to asa.isacson@unhabitat.org, cc uni@unhabitat.org Besides the text, please also include any relevant links and dates, and  a good resolution picture.

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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  • Integrated Flood Management (IFM) Kampala project – Workshop

    4th – 5th December 2013, A 2-day workshop on flood risk management at national level was held at Hotel Africana Kampala as the last of the series of workshop in the project period of the Integrated Flood Management (IFM)...

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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  • Metropolis Nonformal – Anticipation

    Informal urbanism is one of the dominant forces driving urban growth in cities in the developing world. In some sub-regions urban growth has become synonymous with informal construction, sidelining existing formal planning approaches, if they exist. During...

    • Posted April 16, 2015
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  • UNI launches new platform!

    UN-Habitat’s partnership with universities worldwide – UNI – is launching its new platform. Besides overviews of the current partners and their activities the site features interaction options through sharing materials, as well as engaging directly on particular...

    • Posted April 14, 2015
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