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July 5, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 5 July 2018

USAID New Resource Hub: Municipal Waste Recycling Program (MWRP) Global The Future of Seven Great Cities Spectacularly Reimagined (6/30/18) Source: Forbes C40, UCCRN and Partners Quantify, […]
June 21, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 21 June 2018

USAID New Resource Hub: Municipal Waste Recycling Program (MWRP) Global Mesmerizing NASA Images Show Just How Much Cities Grew Over 30 Years (6/14/18) Source: Forbes What […]
June 11, 2018

USAID Urban Champion: David Mann

David Mann is an Urban Planner currently working with the USAID/Jamaica’s Office of Environment and Health. His hands-on experience in urban development in East Africa, South […]
June 10, 2018

Paving the Way for Efficient Service Delivery

USAID | Liberia Success Story: Paving the Way for Efficient Service Delivery County Service Charters bring relief to Citizens “The good thing about this county service […]
June 8, 2018

USAID Radio Show Boosts National Conversation about Local Government

A Palestinian local radio station is broadcasting its own version of a USAID-funded radio show to help citizens in the southern West Bank learn more about […]
February 6, 2018

Women in Waste Management Networking Event

World Urban Forum Networking Event Women in Waste Management – An Opportunity WUF 9 Networking Event Saturday, 10 February, 3:00-5:00 PM Kuala Lumpur Convention Center, Room […]
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 […]
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 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 […]