March 16, 2016

Riding the Growth Bubble in an Increasingly Urban World

Did you know that more than half the world now lives in urban areas? And that in the next several decades nearly all population growth will […]
March 16, 2016

Africa’s Urban Water Services

Urban growth across much of sub-Saharan Africa is generating considerable pressure on public and private utilities to provide safe and reliable water and sanitation services. The […]
March 21, 2017

Request for Information/Sources Sought: Communications, Evidence and Learning Project

The U.S Agency for International Development (USAID), Bureau for Economic Growth, Education, and Environment (E3), Office of Land and Urban (LU) is issuing a Request for […]
March 9, 2017

Urban Development Media Scan – 9 March 2017

Here are the recent urban development media items: USAID USAID Urban Champion: Jeffrey Szuchman Global How investable is your city? This index promises an answer (3/8/2017) […]
March 6, 2017

USAID Urban Champion: Jeffrey Szuchman

Jeffrey Szuchman is a Senior Policy Analyst in USAID’s Policy Office in the Bureau for Policy, Planning and Learning (PPL), where he leads a team that works […]
February 23, 2017

New Urban Perspectives: Climate Change, Refugees, and Planning

On Monday, March 6, 2017, the Wilson Center’s Urban Sustainability Laboratory invites you for a discussion about the latest research from the field on innovative urban approaches to […]