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Watch and listen to the inspiring voices of many well-known planners and other urban thinkers, both academics and practitioners, and get a taste of why IFHP is important to them and how they believe IFHP can influence the future of cities together with getting an insight on ideas on ‘new thinking’ and ‘new visions’ for planning.
LATEST INTERVIEWS
Watch and listen to interviews of well-known planners and other urban thinkers, both academics and practitioners, express their thoughts on IFHP’s role and contribution on cities and human settlements issues.
Urbego in Vila Pedreira, Porto Alegre
Posted: 06. November 2014

From 24 to 26th of April, an Urbego workshop took place in Porto Alegre, in which young professionals, students of the FAUPUCRS university, students of other universities, representatives of the Brazilian Architecture Institute, officials of the municipal housing department and inhabitants of the area concerned were challenged to think of urban solutions for Vila Pedreira.

The Green Transition
Posted: 29. October 2014

Peter Head, Executive Chairman, The Ecological Sequestration Trust, and Katherine Richardson, Professor in Biological Oceanography, University of Copenhagen, shares their ideas about what it will take to kickstart the green transition, and what kinds of challenges and possibilities it could bring about.

LATEST LECTURES
Watch and listen to lectures by eminent planners and planning related academics and professionals on fundamental, present-day challenges that face planning and planners as a modern discipline in a new role in our contemporary complex and dynamic society.
Teaser: Madrid Dialogue
Posted: 04. November 2013

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is seen as having the potential to play a key role in devising solutions to many of the challenges cities face today. These range from 'hard' technological solutions in the field of energy efficiency, transport, safety, etc. to 'soft' solutions for social interaction, citizen participation and innovation.
 
At the IFHP Madrid Dialogue session in Sebtember 2013 you got a chance to listen to and discuss with the following experts:
 

  • Marcos García
  • Javier Rodríguez Hernández
  • Juan Murillo
  • Javier Creus
  • Gildo Seisdedos (moderator)
Madrid Dialogue on Making Smart Cities and Smart Citizens
Posted: 04. October 2013

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is seen as having the potential to play a key role in devising solutions to many of the challenges cities face today. These range from 'hard' technological solutions in the field of energy efficiency, transport, safety, etc. to 'soft' solutions for social interaction, citizen participation and innovation.
 
At the IFHP Madrid Dialogue session in Sebtember 2013 you got a chance to listen to and discuss with the following experts:

 •Marcos García
 •Javier Rodríguez Hernández
 •Juan Murillo
 •Javier Creus
 •Gildo Seisdedos (moderator)

LATEST PRESENTATIONS
The International Federation for Housing and Planning (IFHP) is a world-wide network of professional institutions and individuals active in the broad fields of housing, urban development and planning. Enjoy the live presentations in English, French, Spanish and Mandarin.
IFHP Online Challenge
Posted: 07. November 2013

Water and Urban Resilience
#ifhpwater @instaifhp

Video Presentation in French
Posted: 27. October 2013