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By on July 12, 2015

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Name of university
Universidad del Rosario

Department
Urban Development and Planning

Contacts

Address
Calle 12c # 6 – 25
Bogotá
Colombia

Phone
+571 2970200 ext 3723

Official Focal Point
Luisa Vargas – Coordinator for Internationalization
luisa.vargas@urosario.edu.co

Alternate Focal Point
Patricia Acosta patricia.acosta@urosario.edu.co

Signee, Expression of Interest
Hans Peter Knudsen, Rector  rectoria@urosario.edu.co

Contact
luisa.vargas@urosario.edu.co

Website
www.urosario.edu.co/gdu

Description

Urban Management and Development is an undergraduate program that aims to provide students with knowledge and abilities to transform cities into socially just, environmentally sustainable and balanced human settlements. The program is the first in Colombia to have an interdisciplinary approach to urban studies at an undergraduate level.

We do research in different areas of urban studies, consultancy and outreach projects.

Areas of Expertise related to UN-Habitat
  • Social Inclusion
  • Slum Upgrading
  • Resilience
  • Reconstruction
  • Planning and Design
  • Mobility
  • Legislation
  • Land
  • Information and Monitoring
  • Housing
  • Governance
  • Gender
  • Environment
  • Economy
  • Climate Change
  • Capacity Development
Related UNI Thematic Hubs
  • Informal Urbanism
  • Climate Change
  • Urban Regeneration
  • Safer Cities
  • Urban Accessibility
  • Urban Governance
  • Gender
  • Urban Form
Suggested Collaboration Opportunities

We are interested in collaboration around our areas of expertise in teaching, research, consultancy and outrearch projects. We strongly believe in south-south partnerships.
We are willing to host interns and research teams interested in Colombian institutions, planning and policies.

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