NITP 2013 International Conferences, Workshops and Exhibitions.

NITP 2013 International Conferences, Workshops and Exhibitions.

The 2013 International Conferences, Seminars, Workshops and Exhibitions are basically to provide capacity development for members.

The programmes will expose them to International best practices in the various aspects of Urban and Regional Planning.
They are also forums where professionals benefit from new trends and focus in the development processes. These meetings create awareness on global trends in climate change and its various impacts as well as their mitigations and adaptation processes. They are exposed to how best issues like green gas emission are being contained in advanced countries.

In addition, the global competitiveness of cities with focus on foreign investments attractiveness, economic growth, and infrastructure and slum reduction are topical which participants can benefit from immensely. Also issues of the sustainability of the environment are well dealt with, with emphasis on green design, greening building and the general energy reduction are essential training Planners must benefit from to be relevant in the global village.

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Press Release: 2013 Investiture Ceremony

Press Release: 2013 Investiture Ceremony

Fellow Townplanners and The General Public, The Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) will hold the Investiture ceremony for its 20th National President, Tpl. Steve Ifeanyichukwu Onu, FNITP, Npom by 10.00 a.m. on Friday, 18th January 2013 at the Shehu Yar’adua Center in Abuja. He was elected at the Annual General Meeting of the Institute […]

TOWN PLANNERS ELECTS NEW EXECUTIVES

TOWN PLANNERS ELECTS NEW EXECUTIVES

The 43rd Annual General Meeting of the Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) ended with the election of Tpl. (Chief) Steve I. Onu fnitp as the 20th National President of the Institute. The National President in his acceptance speech commended the effort of his predecessor, Tpl. Kabir M. Yari, fnitp for bringing stability in the […]

Course on European Sustainable Urbanism for Practitioners 2013

Course on European Sustainable Urbanism for Practitioners 2013

The EcoCityLab at the Technical University of Berlin has just launched a 2-week course for architects, urban planners, urban designers, and city managers titled “European Sustainable Urbanism for Practitioners: The Cases of Berlin, Germany, and Beyond.”  The course offers comprehensive training covering all conceptual issues related to sustainable urban development in Europe, taking participants to […]

2012 NITP-TOPREC PROFESSIONAL EXAMINATION CHANGE OF VENUE

2012 NITP-TOPREC PROFESSIONAL EXAMINATION CHANGE OF VENUE

This to inform all prospective candidates and the public for the above examination that the centre at Kaduna Polytechnic has been shifted to Abuja at the Government Science and Technical College ,Area 3, Garki Abuja. All other information as per our earlier advert in the daily trust dated 15th March 2012 except for the Kaduna […]

CALL FOR RESEARCH STUDIES – 3000 euros grant // Town Planning

CALL FOR RESEARCH STUDIES – 3000 euros grant // Town Planning

Context: “Les Ateliers de Cergy” are a not-for-profit and public interest French association. Les Ateliers organize international and multidisciplinary workshops on topics related to urban development, decided hand in hand with local authorities. The goal is to collectively produce, by bringing together all the local actors, leads of analysis and projects proposals that could be […]

Future Cities: Managing Africa’s Urban Transformation

Future Cities: Managing Africa’s Urban Transformation

Join us in Lagos on May 30th – 31st for a major summit on the future of cities in Africa. The Nigerian Institute of Town Planners is partnering with economist to organize the Economist Conferences (part of The Economist Group) regarding an upcoming Future. All the necessary arrangements have been concluded , members are now […]

2012 SAPI National Planning Awards

2012 SAPI National Planning Awards

The South African Planning Institute (SAPI) is proud to announce the 2012 SAPI National Planning Awards that will be presented at the forthcoming 2012 Planning Africa Conference being held from 17 to 19 September 2012 at the International Convention Centre (ICC), Durban. SAPI would like to invite the public and planning profession to make their […]