Resources

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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
May 3, 2016

Climate Policy Matrix

This Excel-based matrix is a decision support tool to enable city staff to communicate amongst themselves and with higher level decision makers around climate impacts, policy […]
May 3, 2016

Mapping Mt. Cotopaxi and Surrounding Cities

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) generously supports the OpenSteetMap program through a grant from the U.S. Global Development Lab’s GeoCenter. Founding partners are Texas […]
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