NEWS

Haiti: Training the Trainers

James Kostaras, IIUD Senior Research Associate and Adjunct Professor at Wentworth Institute of Technology, will assist in planning and organizing a ‘Train-the Trainers’ Program in 2011 in consultation with Haitian government officials and members of the Haitian-American community. The program will teach advanced project management and construction management skills to...
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I2UD Proposal Under Construction

The construction of a taxi rank and other key interventions proposed as part of I2UD’s urban regeneration plan for the Township of Ezakheni is under way with funding from the Neighbourhood Development Programme Unit of the South African National Treasury. In 2010, I2UD worked with the South African engineering firm...
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Technical Assistance to Arusha, Tanzania

In February, Mona Serageldin presented the development plan to guide Arusha’s urban growth through 2020 to His Honor the Regional Commissioner and the special Task Force of high officials assembling key stakeholders to work with I2UD on the plan. Several projects were proposed by I2UD staff Alejandra Mortarini, Linda Shi...
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ECOSOC Conference at the United Nations

February 2011, Kendra Leith and Linda Shi attended the first two days of the 49th Session of the Commission for Social Development held by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs in New York City from February 9 to 18. As the global financial crisis pushes millions back into...
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