Flashback to Cliff Hague's Diaries in Planning 1986-2006

Monday, 17 July 2017 10:54

Review of the Scottish Planning System

The planned reform of the planning system in Scotland will end in tears.

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The Habitat 3 conference in Quito this month is a critical opportunity to shape the practice of planning globally.

Monday, 05 September 2016 10:33

Land grabs target schools in Kenya

Ruthless developers are literally undermining a Kenyan school in an attempt to capture the rights to valuable land, alleges a priest with wide experience of the country.

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Monday, 28 September 2015 12:59

Forced evictions - there are alternatives

News from Sierra Leone that 9,000 slum dwellers have been made homeless by demolition of their homes highlights the need for planners to fundamentally rethink conventional approaches to housing the poor.

The 2015-2030 Sustainable Development Goals to be adopted by governments at the United Nations next week pose a direct challenge and opportunity for planning and other built environment professionals.