Latest updates on IIHS’ work and events


The book explores co-designing urban spaces through activism, innovation, and governance, in the Global South.

Knowledge Gateway

The conference explored city flux with responsive, value-driven practices across diverse themes and sectors.


The City Makers: Poor women actively changing cities’ on 13 February 2024, 6 pm IST

5 September 2022

Course on

Shaping Urban Futures

Launched on Coursera, this new online course is a collaborative effort of five global institutions including IIHS. Designed as a self-paced, 6-week course, it addresses the most pressing challenges faced by humanity in the 21st century by considering how cities can become sustainable.

19 July 2022

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The Art and Science of Economic Policy

IIHS, in collaboration with Coursera, has launched its latest digital blended learning programme. The 5-week self-paced course helps learners understand the why, when, what and how of economic policymaking through a combination of concepts and ideas, cases and examples and thought-provoking discussion questions.


New in Urbanisation journal: 'Poverty, Provisioning and the Pandemic: Income and Food Insecurity Among Waste Picker Households During the 2020 Lockdown in Delhi'. Read more:



Two webinars are now available from @iihsin based on outputs from the PEAK Urban project. They will focus on urban sustainability and global policy discussions. Sign up now!

1/2 Celebrate #InternationalWomensDay2024 with special screenings of @iihsin films on some remarkable #WomenInSanitation, an exhibit of #SuthamSelvigal shortlisted submissions, and expert takes on the gender-sanitation nexus. #InspireInclusion


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