Blogs

Planning Week 2017

31/05/2017 Author: Deirdre Fallon MIPI

IPI President Deirdre Fallon introduces Planning Week 2017.

7 smart approaches to city planning and design

10/04/2017 Author: Alice Charles MIPI

In a guest blog post Alice Charles discusses how cities can become smarter, greener and more efficient.

How motherhood became a crime: A planner’s view on post-Tuam reform

27/03/2017 Author: Dr Diarmuid Ó Gráda

Planning Consultant Diarmuid Ó Gráda considers Irish institutions.

Housing: no surprises

17/01/2017 Author: Tom Healy

In a guest blog post Tom Healy, Director of the Nevin Economic Research Institute (NERI), discusses the housing crisis.

Reimagining the Planning System: A New Planning Agenda

13/01/2017 Author: Deirdre Fallon MIPI

The issue of planning reform has been gathering momentum recently, Deirdre Fallon discusses the Institute's response.

Cities must tirelessly innovative to respond to their challenges

21/12/2016 Author: Alice Charles MIPI

WEF's Alice Charles writes on urban innovations.

The New Urban Agenda has been formally adopted. So what happens next?

24/11/2016 Author: Alice Charles MIPI

Alice Charles, Community Lead, World Economic Forum, writes on the New Urban Agenda adopted at Habitat III last month.

Thinking of moving home to Ireland? Now is as good a time as any

21/11/2016 Author: Edward Rhys-Thomas MIPI

In a guest blog Edward Rhys-Thomas MIPI discusses his experience of working as a transport planner in London and his return to Ireland.

London Irish Town Planners Network Housing Seminar

20/10/2016 Author: London Irish Town Planners Network

The London Irish Town Planners (LITP) network held a seminar in the Urban Innovation Centre on the evening of Wednesday, 19th October. The seminar focused on the topic of ‘Meeting Housing Demand in an Irish and UK Context’.

Habitat III

16/10/2016 Author: Alice Charles MIPI

Alice Charles MIPI discusses this week's UN conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III)

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