Resources

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 […]
February 23, 2017

Urban Development Media Scan – 24 February 2017

Here are the recent urban development media items: USAID USAID Launches Municipal Waste Recycling Program in Southeast Asia (2/17/2017) Municipal Waste Recycling Program Annual Program Statement […]
February 17, 2017
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USAID Launches Municipal Waste Recycling Program in Southeast Asia

By Darren Manning, Urban Development Officer, USAID’s E3/Land and Urban Office Asian countries are responsible for more than half of the plastic waste in the world’s […]
February 9, 2017

Urban Development Media Scan – 9 February 2017

Here are the recent urban development media items: Global FACTBOX-Rocketing urban growth challenges city resilience (1/31/2017) Source: Reuters Mayors’ Toolkit Offers Picture of Equitable Development in […]
January 30, 2017

Municipal Waste Recycling Program Annual Program Statement

The purpose of this Annual Program Statement (APS) is to solicit grant applications for funding available through the Municipal Waste Recycling Program (MWRP) from organizations in […]
May 3, 2016

Democratic Republic of Congo Programme de Bonne Governance (Good Governance Program)

This project supported parliamentary and public institutions as well as community-based organizations in the Bandundu, Katanga, Maniema, and South Kivu provinces. The project developed and implemented […]
May 3, 2016

Urban Gardens Program for HIV-Affected Women and Children

The project began in Ethiopia in 2004-2008. The USAID/Ethiopia funded program established school and community gardens in six cities: Adama, Addis Ababa, Awassa, Bahir Dar, Dessie, […]
May 3, 2016

Reforming the Water and Sanitation Sector Challenges in Corporatizing Service Provision: The Case of Jordan

The project recommended and implemented the most suitable option for the operation and maintenance of the Greater Amman, Jordan water & sanitation services, which covers approximately […]
May 3, 2016

Urban Solutions: Metropolitan Approaches, Innovation in Urban Water and Sanitation and Inclusive Smart Cities

Evidence-based research is the foundations upon which decisions about urban policies and priorities must be made. To encourage a new generation of urban scholars, practitioners, and […]
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