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November 1, 2018

World Town Planning Day 2018

World Town Planning Day is celebrated in 30 countries on four continents each November. It is a special day to recognize and promote the role of planning in creating livable communities. Follow...  Read more »
October 5, 2018

Update on APA International Activities

By Jeff Soule The American Planning Association (APA) has been taking the lead in Global Planners Network over the last two years. Now the Canadian Institute of Planners/L’institut canadien des...  Read more »
February 14, 2018

GPN Partners at World Urban Forum 9

Since World Urban Forum 3 at Vancouver in 2006, partners in the Global Planners Network have added content and a voice for planning to these important biennial events. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, is...  Read more »
November 8, 2017

World Town Planning Day 2017

Each year planners around the world engage in activities on November 8, World Town Planning Day, in an effort to raise awareness of the importance of planning in their communities. The day is...  Read more »
September 19, 2017

Habitat III Update for Fall 2017

Report on the World Urban Campaign and Habitat The World Urban Campaign brings together a variety of interests, disciplines, and geographies to support the efforts of UN Habitat to improve the...  Read more »