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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 […]
March 16, 2016
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Riding the Growth Bubble in an Increasingly Urban World

Did you know that more than half the world now lives in urban areas? And that in the next several decades nearly all population growth will […]
March 16, 2016

Africa’s Urban Water Services

Urban growth across much of sub-Saharan Africa is generating considerable pressure on public and private utilities to provide safe and reliable water and sanitation services. The […]
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 […]
March 21, 2017

Request for Information/Sources Sought: Communications, Evidence and Learning Project

The U.S Agency for International Development (USAID), Bureau for Economic Growth, Education, and Environment (E3), Office of Land and Urban (LU) is issuing a Request for […]
March 9, 2017

Urban Development Media Scan – 9 March 2017

Here are the recent urban development media items: USAID USAID Urban Champion: Jeffrey Szuchman Global How investable is your city? This index promises an answer (3/8/2017) […]
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