CSU participation at a Panel discussion on Resilient & Healthy Cities: Stories from the Field, Challenges and Solutions

Columbia University, New York City October 30, 2018

Every October the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) and partners organize Urban October, a month of activities, events and discussions on urban sustainability. In New York, the Center for ...
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CSU participation at a Panel discussion on Mobility, Health + Wellness, and the Public Realm

Offices of Perkins Eastman, New York City October 23, 2018

The United Nations UN Habitat declared the month of October 2018 Urban October and The Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization (CSU) was invited to partner with, organize, and participate in the ...
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The Role of Information Technology: Implementing the New Urban Agenda to Achieve Sustainable Development

United Nations Headquarters New York City June 20, 2018, 9am – 6pm, Conference Room 2

This conference will examine the impact of technology on cities now and in the future. It will look at how advancing technology can be used to achieve the Sustainable Development ...
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World Urban Forum 9

(WUF)Kuala Lumpur,Malaysia February 7 – 13, 2018

Cities 2030: Cities for All, this 2018 the Ninth Session of the World Urban Forum will be the first meeting to focus on the implementation of the New Urban Agenda ...
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CSU Advisory Council Dinner

New York City September 20, 2017

NEW YORK – H.E. Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, Chair of the Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization (CSU) Advisory Board, hosted the New York-based, non-for-profit organization’s Inaugural Advisory Council Dinner to celebrate the ...
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CSU participation at the 26th session of the Governing Council of UN-Habitat

United Nations, Nairobi, Kenya May 8 – 12, 2017

The Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization (CSU) representative, Ms. Ludivine Cornille, Director of Programs of CSU, has participated at the 26th session of the Governing Council of UN-Habitat in Nairobi in ...
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Gateway Portals to the City: Infrastructure for Sustainable Urbanization

United Nations Headquarters, New York May 19, 2017; 10 AM to 6PM

Every great city has great portals. Often spectacular in scale and scope, these portals are the entry points in cities that create the first impression. They convey the importance and ...
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The New Urban Agenda and the Future of Cities: Turning Words into Actions

United Nations Headquarters, New York Tuesday, October 25, 2016

The General Assembly decided to convene the Third United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III) in Quito from 17 to 20 October 2016, with the participation ...
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Habitat III – “Migration and Refugees: Critical Challenges For Sustainable Urbanization”

Quito, Ecuador October 17 – 18, 2016

At Habitat III, the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development, CSU participated in 2 panel discussions which focused on migration and refugees. The rapid increase of unprecedented ...
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Large Movements of Refugees and Migrants: Critical Challenges for Sustainable Urbanization

United Nations Headquarters, New York May 18, 2016, 14.00-18.00

#ThinkUrban Co-organizers: @CSU_org @UNHABITAT_NY @Refugees @ilo @IOMatUN @uclg_org @CenterForArch @ItalyUN_NY, #GlobalMigrationGroup and #NetworkEleven See the webcast at the UN Web TV http://webtv.un.org More than half of the world’s refugees and ...
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A Critical Climate Change Debrief: COP21, Paris

Center for Architecture, New York January 25, 2016

This past fall, the United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP21, was held in Paris, France. More than 190 nations – an estimated 40,000 people – met to discuss our global ...
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Network 11 – Digital Technologies for Sustainable Urbanization Network

Barcelona, November 16, 2015

The Digital Technologies for Sustainable Urbanization Network aims to promote sharing experiences and good practices in the use of digital technologies to deliver sustainable urbanization, and to contribute to the ...
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World Habitat Day 2015: Public Spaces for All

United Nations Headquarters, New York October 5, 2015

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), the Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization, the American Institute Architects New York, UN Women, the Institute of Global Homelessness, the United Cities and Local ...
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Smart Cities – Delivering Sustainable Urbanism

Center for Architecture, New York February 11, 2015

The growth of the development of smart cities is a recent popular discourse driven by changes in technology. How planners and designers utilise smart technology to engage in city development ...
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The Future of Cities: An Integrated Approach to Urban Challenges

United Nations Headquarters, New York February 10, 2015

The future of cities depends not only on what we do but how we do it .Cities face a plethora of problems in both the developed and developing countries making ...
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People Centred Urbanism – Managing Social Inclusion in Today’s Cities

United Nations Headquarters, New York October 31, 2014

Special Event on People-Centred Urbanization: Managing Social Inclusion in Today’s Cities Partners: UN-Habitat, Permanent Mission of Italy to the United Nations, Permanent Mission of the People’s Republic of China to ...
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HABITAT III: The Role of Design, A Path for Sustainable Urbanization

Center for Architecture, New York September 12, 2014

The third United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (HABITAT III) is an international conference of global importance. Every 20 years, under the aegis of the United Nations, ...
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ECOSOC INTEGRATION SEGMENT on Sustainable Urbanization

United Nations Headquarters, New York May 27-29, 2014

The Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization recently collaborated with ECOSOC Secretariat in the preparations of the Integration Segment of ECOSOC on Sustainable Urbanization on 27-29 May 2014 at the UN headquarters ...
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SMART CITIES: How to Promote a Sustainable Urbanization

Center for Architecture, New York May 27, 2014

A Side event as part of the ECOSOC Integration Segment at the Center for Architecture New York "SMART CITIES, how to promote a sustainable urbanization" Organized by the Consortium for ...
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WORLD URBAN FORUM 7 Urban Equity in Development: Cities for Life

Medellin, Colombia April 7, 2014

Smart Cities: How to make Cities Sustainable, Resilient And Equitable is organized by the Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization (CSU) in cooperation with UN-Habitat and US Department of Housing and Urban ...
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SMART CITIES, an opportunity for the citizen

Center for Architecture, New York December 12, 2013

​The spread of smartphones and internet based applications is creating amazing possibilities for citizen interaction with their governments. Mobile telephony is booming in the developing word. In Africa, smartphones are ...
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WORLD HABITAT DAY 2013, Resilient Design for Sustainable Urbanization

United Nations Headquarters October 4, 2013

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), the Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization, the Center for Resilient Design at New Jersey Institute of Technology, and the American Institute Architects New York ...
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High Level Meeting on Sustainable Urbanization in Konya

Konya, Turkey March 9, 2012

High-level Meeting on Sustainable Urbanization in Konya, Turkey, New York City, United Nations Urban issues are increasingly weighting higher on the international agenda. Urbanization, among others became a major topic ...
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High Level Meeting on Cities and Climate Change

United Nations Headquarters, New York October 3, 2011

The 2011 World Habitat Day theme was “Cities and Climate Change” and focused on climate change and the rapid rate of urbanization in the world as leading international development challenges ...
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Better City/ Better Life – North – South Initiative

United Nations Headquarters, New York May 18, 2011

The Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization in collaboration with UN Habitat, South-South News, and the American Institute of Architects New York Chapter hosted the South-South/South-North Initiative conference on sustainable urbanization at ...
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Better City/ Better Life

United Nations Headquarters, New York October 4, 2010

On World Habitat Day 2010, Monday, 4 October, cities worldwide hosted programs on the 2010 Better City/ Better Life theme. The Better City/ Better Life theme highlighted our collective vision ...
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How Creative Economies Can Lead to a Culture of Peace

ECOSOC Chamber, United Nations Headquarters June 17-18, 2010

This UN Habitat Workshop focused on the nexus between education, health, architecture and planning for the development of cities and regions. Prior to this workshop, CSU presented the methods of ...
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Framework for Collaboration – Designing Sustainable Plans

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil March 24, 2010

The consortium of UN, institutional, professional, and academic organizations responsible for UN Conferences on Sustainable Urbanization in the Information Age will focused on the nexus between education, health, architecture and ...
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The Role of Infrastructure in Metropolitan Development

ECOSOC Chamber, United Nations Headquarters, New York May 13, 2009

The ‘Forum on Sustainable Urbanization in the Information Age - Towards Sustainable Infrastructure Development’ sought to provide a forum for sharing best practices among countries and cities on the use ...
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United Nations Forum on Sustainable Urbanization in the Information Age

ECOSOC Chamber, United Nations Headquarters, New York April 23-24, 2008

The Sustainable Urbanization in the Information Age Conference seeked to address the global challenges posed by rapid urbanization and its impact on global warming and the natural environment - from ...
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