Opportunities

[ Collaboration ] Posted on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 10:08
UN-Habitat, in partnership with the International Urban Training Centre (IUTC), Republic of Korea, is inviting senior decision makers, policy makers and housing practitioners from Asian cities to apply for the training course “Innovative approaches to deliver affordable housing options for Asia”. This 9-day training course aims at the development of skills and know-how in housing policy and implementation that will enable course participants to design transformational and innovative housing... Read more
Deadline: Saturday, October 20, 2018
Posted on Friday, October 5, 2018 - 11:31
Closing date: Saturday, 27 October 2018 Posting Title: INTERN - Urban Planning, I (Temporary Job Opening) Job Code Title: INTERN - PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT Department/ Office: United Nations Human Settlements Programme Duty Station: RIO DE JANEIRO Posting Period: 3 October 2018-27 October 2018 Job Opening number: 18-PGM-UN-HABITAT-104661-J-RIO DE JANEIRO (O) Staffing Exercise ID: N/A United Nations Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity Organizational Setting and Reporting... Read more
Deadline: Saturday, October 27, 2018
[ Consultancy ] Posted on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 17:57
Closing date: Monday, 29 October 2018 Re-advertisement -National consultant -Urban Diagnostics for Urban Poverty and the Social Security Needs of the Urban Poor Location : Dhaka, Bangladesh, BANGLADESH Application Deadline : 29-Oct-18 (Midnight New York, USA) Additional Category : Sustainable Development and Poverty Reduction Type of Contract : Individual Contract Post Level : National Consultant Languages Required : English Starting Date : (date when the selected candidate is expected to start... Read more
Deadline: Monday, October 29, 2018
Posted on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 10:02
Size of grant: up to $35,000 Purpose of CFP: seeking an Implementing Partner to conduct a 4-day hackathon session for 70 youth across 3 cities (Mogadishu, Kismayo and Garowe) in Somalia   Submission Start Date: Oct 16th, 2018 Submission Deadline Date: Oct 30st, 2018 To submit the application, please send your proposal to Programme Management Officer, Sharmaarke Abdullahi sharmaarke.abdullahi@un.org Project Key Information UN-Habitat Project title: Project RAJO: Building Youth Capacity through... Read more
Deadline: Tuesday, October 30, 2018
[ Job ] Posted on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 17:59
Description SUSTAINABLE LAND USE RESEARCH CONSULTANT Program : WRI Indonesia - One Map Initiative Location : Jakarta, Indonesia Position Type : Part-Time Consultant (maximum 18 days per month) Duration : Six (6) months, deliverables basis About WRI World Resources Institute (WRI) is an independent national research organization that turns big ideas into action at the nexus of environment, economic opportunity, and human well-being. WRI Indonesia is affiliated with World Resources Institute (WRI... Read more
Deadline: Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Posted on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 16:08
About WRI World Resources Institute (WRI) is an independent, nonprofit global research organization that turns big ideas into action at the nexus of environment, economic opportunity and human well-being. We are working to address six critical challenges that the world must overcome this decade in order to secure a sustainable future for people and the planet: climate change, energy, food, forests, water and sustainable cities. Founded in 1982, WRI has a global staff of nearly 700 people with... Read more
Deadline: Wednesday, October 31, 2018
[ Job ] Posted on Friday, October 5, 2018 - 11:36
Program Overview WRI's Ross Center for Sustainable Cities works to improve life for millions of people in urban areas worldwide. WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities builds upon WRI's successful track record in urban activities, introducing game-changing solutions that create more prosperous, livable cities. Our approach translates rigorous research into tangible practice at the scale and pace cities in the developing world need, leveraging a global network of trusted experts in urban... Read more
Deadline: Wednesday, October 31, 2018
[ Job ] Posted on Friday, October 5, 2018 - 11:32
Job Summary The research assistant is part of the WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities Urban Development team. You will serve as a fully dedicated member of the Resource Team supporting the Global Platform for Sustainable Cities. This position is a one-year, limited term opportunity with full benefits and the possibility of renewal. Sustainable and inclusive urban development is more than just a vision. Adoption of key measures, such as integrated urban planning, can and does translate vision... Read more
Deadline: Wednesday, October 31, 2018
[ Award ] Posted on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 15:30
OVERVIEW The Rudy Bruner Award for Urban Excellence (RBA) is a national urban design award that seeks to promote innovative thinking about the built environment and advance conversation about making cities better. The award discovers and celebrates urban places that are distinguished by quality design along with their social and economic contributions to our nation’s cities. One Gold Medal of $50,000 and four Silver Medals of $10,000 are awarded each biennial. Winners are selected by a... Read more
Deadline: Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Posted on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 11:34
we are inviting submissions to the following special issue: GeoInformatica: Special Issue on Spatial Computing for Urbanization Research a special issue edited by me and my colleages Xiao Xiang Zhu and Hannes Taubenböck. We are seeking high quality submissions related to how spatial data and spatial computing is being used in order to understand urbanization and urban dynamics. The deadline for submissions is December 15th, 2018. Please find all details in the attached CfP. Call for Papers... Read more
Deadline: Saturday, December 15, 2018

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