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Content tagged with: centenary

Posted: 2013-03-08
Blog - Less is more: rediscovering housing possibilities in time of crisis Less is more was a slogan created by the German architect Mies van der Rohe to indicate a formal minimalism that comes through subtraction in a creative process of continuous search for simplicity. This means minimizing the unnecessary to find, using creativity and modern technology, the essential.
Posted: 2013-02-28
Blog - Transvaal-Noord: a working-class hero is something to be
Posted: 2012-11-28
Blog - The garden city near the Eiffel tour
Posted: 2012-10-01
Blog - This year’s Congress was full of networking opportunities and inspiring presentations from an impressive list of prominent speakers from the Nordic countries to Canada and South Africa.
Posted: 2012-09-14
Event - June 8-11, 2013:
The pivotal event of the year will be the Centenary Congress in London.
Posted: 2012-08-20
Blog - The rapid urbanization across the globe creates multiple challenges in planning, development, and operation of cities. These challenges call for new ways of thinking urban planning and development, which have led to new strategic concepts such as ‘Smart Cities’. A key idea in this approach to developing cities is to find ways that data and information from the city is systematically monitored and used to manage the city more effectively economically and environmentally.
Posted: 2012-07-06
Event - WTPD Online Conference - Smart Communities Connect brought together ideas from around the world about how advances in technology shape our environment. Change is an opportunity in spatial planning. Technological developments have a huge spatial impact - think of the changes brought about by the industrial revolution, railways and canals, then the popularization of the motor car and air travel. The equivalent today is information and communication technology - our ability to connect with people through cellphones, the internet and other systems and networks. 
Posted: 2012-05-03
Blog - IFHP 's Blog Returns bringing you insights, inspiration and ideas for today and tomorrow!
Posted: 2011-11-08
Event - International Federation for Housing and Planning celebrates 100 years of operations in 2013
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