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Posted: 09. October 2014
What are in fact Neo-liberal cities? Are they just financial models? Who is governing these cities if they are built by developers? Is this the future of our cities?
Posted: 18. September 2014
How a vision of more equal distribution of national income sit alongside strong demands for economic growth? The case of Brazil: “My House My Life Programme”.
Posted: 12. August 2014
This guest blog from Graham Allan, IFHP Council Representative for UK, is about three home owners of despised house styles like the 'Hobbit’, ‘Recycled Eco’ and ‘Pixie Grotto' struggling to save the structure from being torn down. Would you knock this down?
Posted: 05. August 2014
How come 80 % of the population in one of the wealthiest countries in the world live in public housing? The short answer is that the country has a unique housing system, which runs like a well-oiled machine providing homes, benefits and liveability to the broad population.
Posted: 30. July 2014
IFHP Roundtable at the AESOP congress, 10 July 2014.
Posted: 03. July 2014
This guest blog from Tom Wolters, IFHP Council Representative for China, gives a fresh look into Beijing’s unique hutongs.
Posted: 11. June 2014
Governance is seen as the solution of many of the great challenges in the cities – but what does it imply and how do we manage cities better? #WatchKnowLearn from our blog and video.
Posted: 20. May 2014
We where challenged to think of urban solutions for Vila Pedreira.
Posted: 02. May 2014
The Netherlands based cohort of URBEGO Workshop "StandB(y)ilding Rotterdam", presented a new vision about the future of Oude Westen, Rotterdam by request of local stakeholders and decision-makers.
Posted: 29. April 2014
The World Urban Forum (WUF) 7 (5-11 April 2014) has provided, in a rich accumulation of discussions on global urban matters of all parts of the world.

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