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

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Cliff Hague

Guest blogger Klaus Kunzmann explores a mueum devoted to the history of urban planning in a Chinese city.

I recently visited Luanda, Angola's capital, to deliver workshops on sustainable development and urban planning. I was able to gain a first hand experience of the dramatic and controversial changes in the city.

Monday, 14 November 2016 13:06

Trump, planning and cities

The guest blog by Klaus Kunzmann reflecting on the likely impact of Trumps's victory prompted me to respond with some more ideas.

Guest blogger Klaus Kunzmann shares his thoughts from Potsdam on what a Trump presidency could mean for planning and planners.

Friday, 04 November 2016 14:37

Best ways to enhance Edinburgh

I gave the Cockburn Association annual lecture in Edinburgh on 27 October 2016. I have now written it up and you can read it.

Gentrification is an issue in cities across the world, but urban planning systems are ill-equipped to deal with it.

Friday, 14 October 2016 11:20


Earlier this week I was honoured to receive the OBE for services to planning, at an investiture at Buckingham Palace.