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Housing Innovation in Latin America and the Caribbean

Carolina Guimarães argues that incremental innovation has the potential to create inclusive development and to bring sectors together to position housing at the centre of urban development.

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#SheisWe: More Power to Women

From 5-6 June 2018, Brussels hosted the European Development Days (EDD) forum. Along with our partners and members, Cities Alliance co-organised three sessions at the forum, which were unique in that they amplified the voices of women leaders from Africa and Latin America.

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Photo: Jaru123/Wikimedia

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Urban Housing Practitioner’s Hub Takes Centre Stage at the 3rd LAC Housing and Habitat Forum

We are especially pleased that the forum will serve as the official launch for the Urban Housing Practitioner’s Hub (UHPH), an open platform for organisations committed to improving housing conditions for the urban poor in LAC that Cities Alliance has supported since its inception.

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There Are No Smart Cities Without Smart Citizens

What happens when city enthusiasts from the richest to the poorest countries are put in a room to brainstorm on ways to use data to empower their cities and citizens? Cities Alliance attended the 2018 Uraia Citizenship Series two-day workshop to find out.