Category: AHI news

At the World Urban Forum

12 April, 2010 (11:11) | AHI news, Global news, Primer posts, UN Habitat, World Urban Forum |

By:David A. Smith   “And the first question is for you, Karl Marx …”   On March 23-25, 2010, I participated in the fifth World Urban Forum, this one held in an unseasonably steamy Rio de Janeiro.  The three days I spent there were incredibly intense – one cannot rub elbows and shoulders with 18,000 […]

Robert Kuehn, 1942-2006

16 June, 2006 (09:24) | AHI news, Buildings, Historic rehab, Personal |

As I was heading home yesterday I saw CHAPA’s Aaron Gornstein, looking grim and distant.  He told me, to my shock, that Bob Kuehn of Keen Development had died of a sudden heart attack.  “And I saw him just this morning,” Aaron said mournfully.   At Bob’s gala 60th birthday party — held, fittingly enough, […]