This book engages with some of the most critical environmental


Urbanisation Journal

Urbanisation journal is a platform that brings together interdisciplinary scholarship on the urban


Biomedical Waste Management (BMWM)
17 October 2020 | 4 pm – 6:30 pm

Date: 1 – 6 December 2020

Urban Lens Film Festival

The seventh edition of the Urban Lens Film Festival will be hosted online this year between 1 and 6 December 2020 and will screen films from across the globe spanning India, Brazil, Cambodia, Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany, Lebanon, Poland, Portugal, Senegal and the United Kingdom.

Date: 11 – 13 January 2021

Seventh Annual

PhD Workshop @ IIHS

The Indian Institute for Human Settlements will host the seventh edition of the Annual PhD Workshop from 11 to 13 January 2021. The PhD workshop is an educational intervention designed to provide a dedicated space for PhD candidates to expand on their work while interacting with eminent scholars in the field of academia and policy, and practice. Submissions are due by 30 November 2020.

Date: 14 – 16 January 2021

Urban ARC 2021 | Urban Imaginaries

IIHS Annual Research Conference

The fifth edition of Urban ARC, the Annual Research Conference of the Indian Institute for Human Settlements, will be conducted between the 14 to 16 January 2021. The theme for this edition is ‘Urban Imaginaries: Past, Present and Future’. Submissions are due by 30 November 2020.

Date: 25 August 2020
Time: 12:30-1:15 pm (IST)

TNUSSP @WWWeek At Home 2020

World Water Week is the world’s premier conference on global water issues hosted annually by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) at Stockholm, Sweden.

August 2020 – May 2021

The Urban Fellows Programme (UFP) | 2020-21

India’s urban transition is unprecedented in scale and complexity. Within it lie both the opportunities of increased economic growth and employment as well as the challenges of persistent inequality, extreme deprivation and environmental degradation. Be a part of shaping this transition.

Call for Fellows

IIHS Post-Doctoral Programme

IIHS is seeking Post-Doctoral Fellows to join its vibrant intellectual environment within the Academics and Research programme at IIHS.


Director Kavich Neang talks about documenting the demolition of his home, the iconic White Building in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, in his film 'Last Night I Saw You Smiling' at Urban Lens Film Festival 2020. Watch the full conversation on our YouTube channel:

Teresa Caldeira, Kelly Gillespie, @GautamBhan80 and @XazaarAdjame discuss the working method they have been using over the past two years, and introduce the ideas of transversals as a method of thinking about the urban and speaking from and across multiple cities.

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