December 8, 2016

Urban Development Media Scan – 15 December 2016

To accompany the new UrbanLinks website, USAID’s E3/Urban office is launching a bi-weekly media scan of relevant urban development news and resources. Posts and media items […]
October 19, 2016

Looking Beyond Quito — The U.S. Agency for International Development and the New Urban Agenda

Urbanization is today’s defining development trend. With over two thirds of the world’s population projected to be living in urban areas by the middle of the […]
October 18, 2016

Winds of Change: Building Resilience in Cities Devastated by Typhoon Haiyan

Check out USAID’s latest photo essay and see how USAID is helping cities across the Philippines integrate climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction into their long-term […]
October 14, 2016

USAID is at Habitat III

Habitat III—the upcoming UN Conference on Housing and Urban Development, held once every 20 years—will take place in Quito, Ecuador next week. USAID will have a […]
March 16, 2016

Adapting to Climate Change: How USAID is connecting cities to find solutions

USAID has supported city partnerships for more than a decade to encourage peer learning on a variety of topics, most recently climate change. Read this article about […]
April 28, 2017

Article: Financing the Growth of Cities

By Clare Romanik, Urban Resilience Adviser, USAID Cities of the developing world face a daunting challenge in accessing the financing required to build infrastructure and deliver […]
April 20, 2017

Urban Development Media Scan – 20 April 2017

Here are the recent urban development media items: Global Event: Cities are Where the Future is Being Built Source: World Bank Startups try to map developing […]
March 29, 2017

Urban Development Media Scan – 6 April 2017

Here are the recent urban development media items: Global Getting Around: How Urban Transportation And Planning Unlock The Future Of Accessibility (4/5/2017) Source: Forbes Opinion: Smart […]
March 22, 2017

Urban Development Media Scan – 22 March 2017

Here are the recent urban development media items: USAID Request for Information/Sources Sought: Communications, Evidence and Learning Project USAID Urban Champion: Jeffrey Szuchman (3/6/2017) Global The […]