Resources

October 29, 2017

Highlights from the Cities Development Initiative

U.S. Government and Legazpi City enter into partnership to promote inclusive and resilient urban growth U.S. Embassy in the Philippines’ United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission […]
October 1, 2017

Urban Development Media Scan – 19 October 2017

USAID Note to Stakeholders and Prospective Applicants for USAID-funded Grants under the Municipal Waste Recycling Program United States Partners with Sri Lanka to Protect Oceans by […]
September 27, 2017

Urban Development Media Scan – 5 October 2017

USAID USAID Opportunity: Democracy Fellow, Conflict, Fragility & Peacebuilding United States Partners with Sri Lanka to Protect Oceans by Improving Waste Management Global Cities are gaining […]
September 26, 2017
Montserrat Acosta

USAID Urban Champion: Montserrat Acosta

  Montserrat Acosta is a Climate Change Adaptation Specialist at the USAID Mission in the Dominican Republic, where she is originally from. She manages the CLIMA […]
September 21, 2017

Urban Development Media Scan – 21 September 2017

USAID USAID Opportunity: Democracy Fellow, Conflict, Fragility & Peacebuilding Caribbean Hurricanes USAID Urban Champion: Montserrat Acosta Visiting Sri Lanka and Vietnam with USAID’s Municipal Waste Recycling […]
May 12, 2016

Urban Health and Care-Seeking Behavior: A Case Study of Slums in India and the Philippines

This report examines the health needs and care-seeking behavior of poor slum residents in two Asian cities – Indore, India and greater Manila, Philippines. The centerpiece […]
May 12, 2016

Exploring Methane Capture Options Under the Asansol-Durgapur Urban Area Solid Waste Management Project: Final Report

The Financial Institutions Reform and Expansion (FIRE-D) provided technical support to the Government of West Bengal to operationalize the West Bengal Solid Waste Management Mission (WBSWMM) […]
May 12, 2016

Delivery of Humanitarian Shelter in Urban Areas: The Case of KASS

This Guide seeks to provide the reader with an understanding of the importance of integrated shelter-led humanitarian intervention, and the associated issues. The guide is in […]
May 12, 2016

Emergencies in Urban Settings: A Technical Review of Food-Based Program options

The objective of this paper is to provide technical information and lessons learned to support the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and its partners […]
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