By Jan Riise on 13 Apr, 2018

The article, focusing on the notions and challenges of informality in many places around the world, discusses how to relate to this and the risk for underestimates and thus the comparability of figures from different parts of the world.

By davidjonsson on 29 Mar, 2018

Implementing the New Urban Agenda and The Sustainable Development Goals Cities’ interpretation, implementation and engagement with the New Urban Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals form the basis for this Mistra Urban Futures project. It is partly based on the outcome of the 2015 pilot project where the then suggested targets and indicators for SDG 11 – the Urban Goal – were tested against the realities in a number of cities. Read more about the project here .

By davidjonsson on 15 Feb, 2018

Annual Lecture 2017 with Maruxa Cardama Mistra Urban Futures second Annual Lecture was given by Maruxa Cardama, Special advisor within the secretariat of Cities Alliance, Brussels. This years lecture focused on the topic of the Sustainable Development Goals set out by the UN. Having been centrally involved in global campaigns to secure an urban Sustainable Development Goal and the New Urban Agenda, Maruxa Cardama offered a unique perspective on these global developments and what they mean for individual cities on the ground. See the interview here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vb1ZY...