The third session of the Preparatory Committee of the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III) in Surabaya, Indonesia in July was an opportunity for
Tags: urban development
Even in centrally planned cities, informal markets reveal the housing demand preferences not being served by either public policy or formal markets. Dr.
In light of the upcoming World Resources Report on Cities, we interviewed Somsook Booyanbacha of the Asian Coalition for Housing Rights.
The presentation focuses on how community driven city-wide slum upgrading and housing development is an important process in solving urban poverty, slums growth, illegal squatting, inequality and unhealthy living conditions on a big scale.
Dr. Shlomo (Solly) Angel leads the NYU Urban Expansion Program.