"Resilient communities diminish a disaster’s disturbance to everyday life and to local economies"

“Urban Space and Disaster: Building Resilience with Communities”

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If you are a Netherlands Fellowship Program (NFP) alumni from Africa and you want to enhance your previously acquired knowledge on urban land governance, check out the Refresher Course happening in Lusaka, Zambia on 15-22 May, 2017

Lands gone with the African wind

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[VACANCY] The Educational Management Office of IHS has an open position for a Program Management Assistant. If you know anyone who fits this role, please share the news!
*Note: the deadline is February 20th!

Position Program Management Assistant: EUR.nl

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For everyone who celebrated the Chinese New Year on Friday, here are our wishes for you in the new year of the Rooster!

Happy New Year!

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"We believe a valuable theme is to stimulate a greater role for decentralized learning and evaluate its significance for national policy, paying attention to modes of working and the roles of existing institutions."

Changing Capacity Building: Decentralising Urban Learning for Today’s Cities

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Erasmus Magazine talked about religion with five scientists, among which Vicky Ariyanti, IHS PhD candidate. Read the article below!

‘Science is prone to mistakes, God isn’t’

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It's time for the much-awaited winter holiday! We hope you had a good year and we wish you an amazing 2017, inspiration and dedication for making cities work!
Speaking of which, we're very happy of how this year went by for IHS. If you want to know more about that and our upcoming courses, click below!

IHS holiday greetings | December 2016 newsletter

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To all our NFP alumni from Southeast Asia, we happily invite you to apply to the Refresher Course on Inclusive City: Migrant women and their right to housing and basic services in the city". Deadline of applications is on 20 December 2016!

Inclusive City: Migrant women and their right to housing and basic services in the city"

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Have a quick look at this internship opportunity from the United Nations Human Settlements Programme in Nairobi and if you know someone suitable, don't hesitate to share it with them!

UN Careers

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"10,000 square meters of green roofs will be constructed on the Woudestein campus"
#greenroofs #sustainable #ihserasmus

Woudestein campus to get green roofs

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“The need for capacity building is fully acknowledged by the NUA”
Jan Fransen - Head of Education and Training at IHS

IHS at Habitat3

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Water is something so universal, yet so different from place to place. Here is a wonderful photo series, to serve as food for thought and fuel for action.

8 Photos that Show the Majesty and Vulnerability of the World’s Water

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The German government pushes for a New Urban Agenda oriented towards the vision of the “lebenswerte Stadt”, i.e. a “liveable city”. But how do we define “liveable”? Authors Alexandra Linden, Astrid Ley and IHS academic staff Alexander Jachnow contend that it goes beyond “freedom from fear” and “freedom from want” as proposed by the UN. Liveability, construed as Quality of life shouldn’t just...
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Towards the liveable city

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Oleksandra Tkachenko, a fresh IHS alumna, went to Quito for the Habitat III Conference. "As a compliment to IHS, I might say that I didn’t hear anything new in term of visions or theories, approaches. So our course was really following nowadays urban trends."
#ihsathabitatIII #urbanknowledge

IHS at HabitatIII: A fresh alumna’s perspective

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Find out more about the latest urban trends and ideas from Els Keunen, our colleague who went to Habitat3
#ihsathabitat3 #urbanknowledge

news detail: EUR.nl

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Find out more about the latest urban trends and ideas from Els Keunen, our colleague who went to Habitat3
#ihsathabitat3 #urbanknowledge

news detail: EUR.nl

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Dr. Peter Scholten, Coordinator of the PhD programme at IHS, is representing IHS at COP 22, between 7 and 18 November. On invitation from the CECOEDECON NGOs coalition and the Ministry of Environment, he delivered a presentation in the India Pavilion, on Pre-2020 Actions and Ambition.