Content tagged with: Making cities globally connected
Articles - Ms. Kate Henderson – Chief Executive of England’s National Housing Federation – appointed Deputy President of International Federation of Housing and Planning (IFHP) The International Federation for Housing and Planning (IFHP) is pleased to announce that Kate Henderson, Chief Executive of the National Housing Federation, will assume the role of Deputy President of the Board. Kate Henderson said:
Articles - IFHP President, Jens Kramer-Mikkelsen and IFHP Knowledge Regitze Marianne Hess are recently back from North America, where they participated in the workshop on "Financing the Inclusive City".
Event - C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group, in partnership with Mexico City, are hosting the 6th biennial C40 Mayors Summit. This is the world’s foremost global gathering of political, business and intellectual leaders. IFHP will be present and host two side-events.
Agenda - Whilst cities grow rapidly, the world continues to get smaller. Continuing globalisation, innovative technologies and the digitisation of communication are creating new regional and global dynamics. Globally connected cities help generate new opportunities for business, society and the individual, but simultaneously expose urban systems to external global vulnerabilities.
Event - The India Urban Lab in Panaji, Goa is a 4-day workshop where Indian officials and Nordic stakeholders meet to exchange knowledge and possibly form new partnerships. The event is part of Nordic Innovation’s Nordic Sustainable Cities Programme.
Articles - The World Urban Campaign (WUC) calls for new urban solutions for the new #CityWeNeed document. You can now send your Urban Solution to IFHP. As an official partner of the WUC, we are able to submit your contribution.
[Deadline December 17]
[Deadline December 17]
Articles - This July, IFHP organized a roundtable event during the 2017 AESOP conference on “The Impacts of Airbnb in European Cities”. Keep reading to learn more about the discussion, the conclusions and to download the speakers' presentations.
Articles - On Tuesday 20th June, IFHP was present as active contributor at the 'Swedish National Urban Forum': Towards a National Urban Policy focusing on Localizing Global Agendas, taking place in Stockholm.
Event - Building on our longstanding relationship with the ‘The Association of European Schools of Planning’ (AESOP) and following our previous labs and research on the effect of Airbnb on cities, IFHP will host a round-table at the AESOP conference in Lisbon.