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December 28, 2017

Urban Development Media Scan – 28 December 2017

USAID For USG Staff: New Training on Mobilizing Domestic Resources in Urban Areas Global World Bank Invest US$4.5 Billion for Climate Action by Cities (12/21/17) Source: […]
December 20, 2017

For USG Staff: New Training on Mobilizing Domestic Resources in Urban Areas

New training on Mobilizing Domestic Resources in Urban Areas Hosted by the E3/Land and Urban Office in partnership with the E3/Economic Policy Office When | February […]
December 12, 2017

USAID Rejoins Cities Alliance

USAID is proud to rejoin Cities Alliance. This partnership is an important opportunity to coordinate approaches to sustainable urbanization with high impact partners while amplifying the […]
December 3, 2017

Urban Development Media Scan – 14 December 2017

USAID USAID Rejoins Cities Alliance Millennium Challenge Corporation Annual Program Statement: Urban Growth Analysis and Urban Management Partnership Opportunity Global Why Hundreds of Completely New Cities […]
December 3, 2017

USAID Urban Champion: Colin Quinn

  Colin Quinn is an ecologist who works for the USAID’s Bureau for Africa. He is on the climate change team where he focuses primarily on […]
February 15, 2018

Working together to Achieve Safe Urban Sanitation in Nigeria

The USAID WASH Stakeholder Retreat 2017 is the first for the Kaduna Environmental Protection Agency staff…and has widened our vision of the possibility…for a sanitation standard […]
February 8, 2018

South Africa: A New Model for Transformational USAID/Water Office Support?

South Africa is a country of many contradictions.  Since the founding of the Republic of South Africa in 1994 and the fall of apartheid, its leadership […]
February 7, 2018
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Helping Vulnerable Young Hondurans to Gain Job Skills, Self-Confidence and Hope for the Future

Through its “Internships for Inclusion” program under the Honduras Local Government Activity (HLG), USAID is strengthening the competencies of Honduran youth by engaging them in educational, […]
February 7, 2018

In Guatemala, Participatory Planning Produces Strategic Blueprints for Cities

Is it possible for urban municipalities to efficiently deliver public services without a strategic annual operating plan? Surely, large-scale infrastructure projects, like road construction or amplification […]
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