Category: Events

See you at World Urban Forum 5?

22 March, 2010 (10:17) | Cities, Events, Global news, Housing, Theory, UN Habitat, World Urban Forum |

By: David A. Smith   On Tuesday through Thursday of this week, I’ll be down in Rio de Janeiro(*) as a speaker at the fifth biannual World Urban Forum:   (*) No, I won’t be on the beaches – I’ll come back paler than when I went.     If you’re there, please come see […]

Announcing the AHI Exchange Seminar Series

16 March, 2009 (09:39) | Events, Exchange Series, Networks, Slums, Theory, US News |

This upcoming Friday, March 20, we will kick off the AHI Exchange Seminar Series, occasional events that bring together two experts who between them span the dimensions of affordable housing worldwide:   Practitioners and academics Global south and global north US residents and international perspectives   We hand-pick the participants, capitalizing on visits to Boston […]