EASTERN REGIONAL ORGANISATION FOR PLANNING AND HUMAN SETTLEMENTS
(EAROPH) AUSTRALIA INC.
Photos: Above left, the Australian delegation at WUF9. Brought together by our friends at Compass Housing. Above right, Jane Stanley, and Mia Davison, EAROPH Australia, with Khairiah Talha EAROPH Hon President, Bernardus Djonoputro, EAROPH Indonesia and Michael Nolan, RMIT UN Global Compact Cities Program.
EAROPH Australia holds annual meetings in various regions of Australia. Our Annual General Meeting for 2018 will be held on 6-7 April 2018 in Newcastle, NSW. All members are invited to attend.
26th EAROPH World Congress on Planning and Housing.
This will be held in Newcastle, NSW, Australia from 1-3 November 2018. Please come back to this page for further information.
EAROPH was one of the sponsors of the Implementing the New Urban Agenda Conference on 4th-5th May held just before our AGM in Melbourne.
Download our paper on the NUA.
Building Capacity for the New Urban Agenda
WORLD URBAN FORUM (WUF) 9 February 7-13 2018
EAROPH AUSTRALIA was at WUF9 in Kuala Lumpur. EAROPH Australia hosted and chaired a number of events at the Conference.
Dr Jane Stanley, President of EAROPH Australia, launched her new book How to Build Local Economies at WUF9. Published in association with EAROPH Australia you can download a free copy by clicking on the link.
UN-Habitat appointed a new Executive Director, Madam Maimunah Mohd Sharif, formerly Mayor of Penang Island, Malaysia, late last year. Michele Nayman interviewed her after the Ninth World Urban Forum held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, between 7 and 13 February 2018. To read the interview, please click here.
EAROPH Australia is the Australian national chapter of EAROPH which is a non- governmental multi-sectoral civil society organisation encompassing the private, public and academic sectors and was established in 1960 to foster the exchange of insights and experiences among countries in the EAROPH region.It promotes a better understanding of Human Settlements and encourages excellence in planning, development and management to improve the quality of life and sustainability of human settlements.EAROPH Australia's vision and focus document can be found here.