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New book addresses the challenge of boosting entrepreneurship in cities
Recently launched volume “Urban Studies and Entrepreneurship” connects scholarship and policy practice in these two fields, to advance critical knowledge and…
Tuesday 2 Jul 2019
What the water crisis in Chennai can teach us about urban management
Last month, one of the largest cities in India ran out of water. What are the causes that led to this crisis and what are its implications? Could this have been…
Monday 1 Jul 2019
Sustainable Urban Development - where sustainability meets practice
An intensive 3-month course for urban professionals that puts sustainability into practice.
Wednesday 12 Jun 2019
The international heart of IHS
Did you know that every year here at IHS we welcome more than 200 students from over 45 nationalities?
Wednesday 3 Apr 2019
Alumni Spotlight: María Ruiz de Gopegui
María is an IHS alumna who graduated from the Urban Management and Development Master's.
Wednesday 16 Jan 2019
Nina Glick-Schiller: 'There isn’t a city that I can think of that was not built by migration'
Prof. dr. Nina Glick-Schiller (University of Manchester) about migration and citymakers.
Tuesday 20 Nov 2018
Alumni Spotlight: Oleksandra Tkachenko
Oleksandra comes from Ukraine, and joined the Urban Management and Development Master programme in 2015, choosing the Urban Strategies and Planning…
Tuesday 17 Jul 2018
Alumni spotlight: Rozita Singh
Rozita Singh is from New Delhi and came to the Netherlands to join IHS as part of the Orange Knowledge Programme. She graduated from the Urban Management and…
Wednesday 30 May 2018
Alumni Spotlight: Crinezza Mendoza
Crinezza Mendoza is an IHS alumna, originally from the Philippines.
Friday 4 May 2018
Dutch-Chinese collaboration for sustainable urban development
IHS representatives travel to China to sign a memorandum of understanding with Chinese urban redevelopment agency Vanke. Read more here.
Thursday 5 Apr 2018
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