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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 4, 2017

Millennium Challenge Corporation Annual Program Statement: Urban Growth Analysis and Urban Management Partnership Opportunity

The Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) is looking for partners who can give MCC access to the latest thought leadership, research, and practice related to 1) analyzing […]
November 28, 2017

Urban Development Media Scan – 30 November 2017

USAID USAID Urban Champion: Colin Quinn USAID Rejoins the Cities Alliance Partnership Postponed | Women in Waste Management: An Opportunity Global Urban Form and Environmental Performance […]
November 14, 2017

Postponed | Women in Waste Management: An Opportunity

The webinar is postponed and will be rescheduled in early December. Please stay tuned for more information! Title | Women in Waste Management: An Opportunity Date […]
November 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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