IHS to the core
IHS' approach to the problems faced in reducing poverty and improving the quality of life in cities is based on the cross-fertilization of three activities: education, advisory services and applied research.
IHS strongly believes in linking theory and practice: staff members spend a substantial amount of time working in the field, possessing applicable expertise within the context of different countries they have worked in, and thus providing support, training and services that are relevant for course participants and clients.
IHS thematic areas
IHS education, advisory services and research all revolve around six main thematic areas: