I2UD President weighs in on role of research centers in urban development

The AdP – Villes en Développement Association de Professionnels featured an article by I2UD’s President Dr. François Vigier in its July Bulletin. Dr. Vigier’s piece discusses the role of research centers in American universities and the evolution of the link between urban research in developing countries and action. The article gives a historical context for the current activities and role of I2UD in the international urban development community.

AdP – Villes en Développement is a platform for urban professionals to exchange and reflect on urban development and city management in developing countries.

Click here to read the July 2014 Bulletin, “Recherche et action pour une ville durable”, in French.

Click here to read Dr. Vigier’s article in English.