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Cities’ growth should not be a random thing, but a well-planned process that ensures equal opportunities and decent housing for all inhabitants. Good urban planning can reflect all - the citizens needs, interests of all partners and national policy goals.

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European Development Days

At our panel discussion, on 6 June 2018, we will discuss what barriers women face when it comes to land and property ownership. More attention and resources are needed to help them break the cycle of poverty.

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A need to step beyond technology

Cities are being transformed by digital technologies, smart applications, robots or driverless cars. But can smart technology also tackle mass urbanization and overcrowding?

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Campaigning for sustainable cities

We are launching a new project funded by the European Union: Build Solid Ground. It will inspire city authorities, governments and citizens to work together to build sustainable and inclusive cities.

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A win-win situation

Business Case for Housing Microfinance in Sub-Saharan Africa released today. It builds on a six year project in Kenya and Uganda in partnership with Mastercard Foundation.

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