The Power of Public Space in a Digital Age: October 17th, 2019, United Nations Headquarters, New York

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Registration is required by October 10th to ensure timely processing of an access pass to the UN Headquarters. See registration details below.  Affiliated with UN Habitat and the United Nations, the Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization (CSU) assists in implementing the New Urban Agenda – UN’s declaration on sustainable cities and UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDG […]

CSU GALA 2020, March 18, New York City

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On March 18, 2020 the CSU will hold its second annual GALA at the prestigious Century Association in midtown New York. This event celebrates the achievement of individuals that have contributed to the mission of the CSU, fosters increased action in support of the SDGs, especially  SDG 11, and provides the resources to create programs and […]

The Urban Thinkers Campus Accelerating the SDGs in Cities: a call to further action November 13-14, 2019

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A UN Habitat – World Urban Campaign initiative at Columbia University, New York , This Urban Thinkers Campus (UTC) seeks to address the urgency of meeting the UN Sustainable Development Goals, and how academia, the professions, civil society and governance can further help expedite action on the SDGs and their targets. How can we best […]

The New Faces of Hangouts: Shopping Malls, Streets, and Cities by Prof. Feyzan Erkip

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Prof. Feyzan Erkip of the Department of Urban Design and Landscape Architecture of Bilkent University has published a new book, “Piyasa Yapmanın Yeni Yüzleri: AVM’ler, Sokaklar, Kentler” (The New Faces of Hangouts: Shopping Malls, Streets, and Cities). Released by İletişim Yayınları, the book analyzes modern urban consumption patterns and spaces dominated by large domestic and […]