Habitat UNI
UNI (the Habitat University Network Initiative) is UN-Habitat’s network for academia/research partners. The network aims to strengthen cooperation between UN-Habitat and institutions of higher education, encouraging collaborative learning and for universities to become closer partners of cities, actively engaged in problem solving that closes the gap between academics and practitioners.
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HPUI updates its name to Habitat UNI
Nairobi - 1 Sept 13

The Habitat Partner University Initiative (HPUI) will from September 2013 update its name to Habitat University Network Initiative or “UNI” for short.

IV World Planning Schools Conference
Nairobi - 19 Sept 13

Global Crisis: Planning and Challenges to Spatial Justice is the theme of the IV World Planning Schools Conference. This international gathering of city and regional planning educators and scholars will be held in Rio de Janeiro in July 2016. More information about the conference will be available online. Meanwhile visit the sites of (GPEAN) Global Planning Education Association Network; (IPPUR/UFRJ) Instituto de Pesquisa e Planejamento Urbano e Regional; (ANPUR) the National Association of Urban and Regional Post-graduate and Research Programmes; which will soon have links to the conference website.

Conference exploring green infrastructure and water management announced
Nairobi - 9 Sept 13

From January 14-16, 2014 the University of South Florida Patel College of Global Sustainability will hold a conference addressing the challenges and opportunities surrounding green infrastructure.

HPUI Global Meeting 2013
Tampa - 10 May 13

The Habitat Partner University Initiative-HPUI held its 2nd Global Meeting on May 10-12, 2013 at the University of South Florida's Patel College of Global Sustainability.

Universities Roundtable: The "General Assembly" of the Habitat Partner University Initiative
Naples - 4 Sept 12

The University Roundtable at the World Urban Forum in Naples, 4 September 2012 was attended by 99 participants from 82 institutions.

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