Economic Growth

November 5, 2018

Photo Feature: Municipal Waste Recycling Program

  Eight million tons of plastic waste are discarded into the word’s ocean annually- the equivalent of dumping an entire garage struck of plastic into the […]
October 26, 2018

Municipal Waste Recycling Program

Municipal Waste Recycling Program (MWRP) Indonesia | Philippines | Sri Lanka | Vietnam With rapid global population growth and urbanization, municipal waste generation is expected to […]
October 25, 2018

From Waste to Work: Taking Action on Ocean Plastics

  The United Nations projects that by 2050 over two-thirds of the world’s population will live in cities. Ninety percent of that increase will take place in Asia […]
October 3, 2018

USAID Urban Champion: Mike Keshishian

Mike Keshishian is a Local Government Specialist in USAID’s Office of Democracy, Rights and Governance. He has worked for USAID since 1998, with a primary focus […]
September 12, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 30 August 2018

USAID New Resource Hub: Municipal Waste Recycling Program (MWRP) Global London and other major global cities commit to waste reduction declaration (8/28/18) Source: Envirotec Magazine Global Population […]
April 1, 2018

Accelerating Economic Growth Through Structural Reform

   
April 1, 2018

Assessment of the Business Enabling Environment in Cities Development Initiative Cities

   
April 1, 2018

Guatemala Urban Municipal Governance Project

   
January 11, 2017

Econ + Urban: Professor Ed Glaeser Speaks on Economic Governance for Urban Landscapes

USAID Chief Economist Dr. Louise Fox hosted Professor Ed Glaeser of Harvard University for a presentation and discussion on October 30, 2017. Professor Glaeser, an urban […]
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