Best Practices Partners' List
Partners & Associate Partners
Affiliates
Contact Us

 

Best Practices Partners

Brazilian Institute for Municipal Administration (IBAM, 1-Humaita, 22271 070, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Tel: +55 21 25369703,
Fax: (55 21) 2537 1262, 25381613
Contact Person: Marlene Fernandes.
Email: ibam@ibam.org.br
Web: http://www.ibam.org.br/

Canada LVC international Investments Inc.
Beijing Office,
5th Floor, No. 40 Xiao Ba Li
Zhuang Dong San Huan Nan Lu, Chao
Yang District, Beijing, China 100021.
Tel: 86 10 67348588
Fax: 86 10 87376060
Mobile: 86 10 13801113332.
Contact Person:
Email: Qiaoluqiang@vip.sina.com

CENVI, Centro de Vivienda y Estudios Urbanos,
Violeta 27, Copilco el Bajo, Coyacán,
México D.F. 04340 México
Fax: (52 5) 550-0821,
Contact Person: Mr. Alejandro Suarez Pareyón,
Email: cenviac@laneta.apc.org,

City of Vienna, Best Practices Hub - TINA Vienna
Transport Strategies GmbH, Lange Gasse 30 A-1082 Wien Vienna, Austria.
Phone: + 43 1 4000 - 84269,
Mobile: +43 676 8118 84269,
Fax: +43 1 4000 - 7997
Contact Person: Claudia Schäfer,
MA.Email: claudia.schaefer@tinavienna.at /
claudia.schaefer@extern.wien.gv.at /
claudia.schaefer@extern.wien.gv.at,
Web: http://www.tinavienna.at,

ComHabitat
Queens House
16 Queens Road
Coventry, CV1 3DF
UK
Tel: +44 (0) 24 7663 2802
Fax: +44 (0) 24 7663 2911
Contact Person: Kim Mullard (Programme Co-ordinator)
email: kim@comhabitat.org
Web: http://www.comhabitat.org

El Agora,
Caseros 344,
pido 3 oficina 27,
CP 5000 Cordoba, Argentina.
Tel: (54 351) 5132881;
Fax: (54 351) 4210060.
Contact Person: Claudia Laub;
Email:http://elagora@arnet.com.ar /
claudialaub@agora.com.ar.

Environmental Development Action in the Third World (ENDA Tiers Monde),
4 & 5 rue Kléber,
BP 3370,
Dakar, Senegal,
Tel: (221-8) 216027 / 224229;
Fax: (221-8) 222695.
Contact Person: Mr. Malick Gaye;
Email:rup@enda.sn
Web: http://www.enda.sn

Fundacion Habitat Colombia,
Carrera 13 # 52-83,
Piso1, Bogotá;
Colombia,
Suramérica.
Tel: (571) 3437889 / 3436480
ext.1191,1192,
Fax: (571)3450221,
Contact Person: Ms. Lucelena Betancur Salazar;
Email:informacion@fundacionhabitatcolombia.org
Web: www.fundacionhabitatcolombia.org

Government of Spain,
Ministerio de Vivienda del Gobieirno de España,
Dirección General de Urbanismo y Política de Suelo,
Madrid, Spain.
Tel: (3491) 597 7586,
Fax: (34 1) 597-5884,
Contact Person: José Luis Nicolás Rodrigo ;
Email:jlnicolas@mviv.es /
aprada@vivienda.es


 



Institute for International Urban Development,
Second floor,
2235 Massachusetts Ave.,
Cambridge, MA 02140, USA..
Tel: 1 617 492 0077 or 717 492 0078
Fax: 1 617 492 0046.
Contact Person: Mona Serageldin;
Email:serageldin@i2ud.org

Huairou Commission
249 Manhattan Ave., Brooklyn,
NY 11211, USA,
Fax: (1-718) 388 -0285;
Contact Person: Sangeetha Purushothaman
Email: bpfound@gmail.com;
Web: http://www.huairoucommission.org/

Ibero-american and Caribbean Forum on Best Practices,
Av.Presidente Vargas 3131 /1304,
20210-030 Rio de Janeiro,
RJ Brazil,
Tel: (5521) 2515-1700,
Fax: (5521) 2515-1701’
Email:mejorespracticas@habitat-lac.org

Practical Action
The Schumacher Centre for Technology & Development
Bourton Hall, Bourton-on-Dunsmore
RUGBY, CV23 9QZ, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1788 661100;
Fax: + 44 (0)1788 661101
Contact Person: Mr. Theo Schilderman
Email: Theo.Schilderman@practicalaction.org.uk
Web: http://www.itdg.org

International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives (ICLEI),
100 Queen St. W.,
City Hall, 16th Fl.West Tower,
Toronto, Ontario, M5H 2N2, Canada.
Fax. (415) 392-1478,
Email: secretary.general@iclei.org
Web: http://www.iclei.org

International Art and Architecture Research Association (IAARA)
Tehran, Iran.
Tel: (98 21) 26212516,
Fax: +(98 21) 26212522,
Email: Ali Zandi a.zandi@iaara.org.ir
office@iaara.org.ir
Web: http://www.iaara.org.ir

Joslyn Castle Institute for Sustainable Communities (JCI)
3902 Davenport St., Omaha
Nebraska 68131, USA
Tel: + 1 402 472 0087,
Fax: +1 402 475 6675
Contact Person: Mr.Cecil Steward
Email: csteward@unlnotes.unl.edu
Web: http://www.sustainabledesign.org/

Global Urban Development,
1250 24th Street,
N.W., Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037,
Tel: +1 202 554 5891,
Mob: +1 202 531 2411
Fax: +1 202 554 4481,
Contact Person: Marc Weiss;
Email: marcweiss@globalurban.org
Web: http://www.globalurban.org/

University of Naples "Federico II",
Department of Conservation of Architectural and Environmental Assets
Professor Luigi Fusco Girard
President, PhD School of Architecture
via Roma, 402 - 80132 Naples, Italy
Tel.:0039 081-2538650
Fax: 0039 081-2538649
Email girard@unina.it
Web: http://www.conservazione.unina.it

 
     
  Best Practices Affiliates
Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), G.P.O. Box 2754, Bangkok, Thailand. Fax: (66 2) 5162126; Email: umc@ait.ac.th; Web: http://www.hsd.ait.ac.th/

Asia Pacific Economic Forum, 915 Broadway, Suite 1601, New York, NY 10010, USA, Fax: (212) 979 7624, Email: abadshah@msn.com

Banco do Brasil Foundation, Science, Technology and Culture Division, Email: mailto:citec@fbb.org.br

Canadian Urban Institute, 100 Lombard Street, Suite 400, Toronto, Ontario M5C-1M3 Canada, Fax: (416) 365-0647/416-365-0650, E-Mail: cui@interlog.com Web: http://www.canurb.com/

Caixa Economica Federal do Brasil, SBS Quadra 04 Lotes 3 / 4, 21º - Brasília - Brazil 70092-900: Fax: (+55) (61) 4149841; http://www.caixa.gov.br/

Centre for Consultancy in Public Administration, Str. Academiei 3-5, etaj 1, sector 3, Bucuresti, Romania, Tel/Fax: 00.40.1.311.34.91/312.36.75/312.24.76, Email: ccap@dnt.ro, Web: http://www.dntb.ro/users/fmr/sld001.htm

CityNet Secretariat, Regional Network for Local Authorities, 5F, International Organizational Center, Pacifico-Yokohama, 1-1-1 Minato-Mirai, Nishi-ku,
Yokohama, 220-0012, Japan. Tel: +81-45- 223-2161, Fax: +81-45-223-2162, Email: info@citynet-ap.org

Columbia/UN Habitat Project, Columbia University, 1311 IAB MC 3323, 420 West 118th Street, New York City, NY, USA, Fax: (1 212) 854-5765, Email: habitat@columbia.edu

Community Opportunities Development Association (CODA), 35-37 Dickson Street, Cambridge, Ontario NiR 7A6, Canada, Fax: (519) 740 8540, Email: paulborn@bond.net

Danish Technological Institute, P O Box 141, DK-2630, Copenhagen, Denmark, Fax: (45 43) 50 70 50, Email: waitro@dti.dk
http://www.sustainabledevelopment.org/blp/partners/

Fellow Indicators for Sustainability, University of Seattle, Parrington Hall, Box 353060, Seattle, WA 98195-3060, USA, Fax: (206) 616 5769, Email: lawrejg@u.washington.edu

Global Nirmithi Net - Building Centre (RPL Ltd. Punalur), Kerala, India. Tel:+91 471 327641; Fax:+91 471 329961; Email: gnnet@hotmail.com

Habitat International Coalition (HIC), Unione Inquilini via Carlo Bettella, 2/ter 35133 Padova, Italia. Tel ++ 39 049691771; Fax ++ 39 02700415592; Email: pad48@padovanet.it

Hochschule Bremen, Neustadtswall 30, D-28199, Bremen, Germany. Fax +49 421 5905 2150

Housing Development Finance Corporation, Ramon Hse 169 Backbay, Mumbai, India, Fax: (91 22) 2821 474/2046758, Email: dms@hdfcindia.com

Human Settlement Management Institute (HSMI), HUDCO House, Lodi Road, New Delhi 110-003, India, Fax: (91 11) 4641292

Innovacion, Transferencia y Desarrollo (ITD), C/Boria 17, 08003 Barcelona, Spain, Fax: (3493) 319 58 13, Email: mailto:ntrade@teleline.es

Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP), 611 Broadway, Room 616, New York, New York, 10012, USA, Fax: (1 212) 260-7353, Email: mobility@igc.apc.org

Instituto de Promocion de la Economia Social (IPES), Carlos Krumdieck No. 325 Urb. Santa Catalina, Lima 13, Peru, Fax: (51 1) 475 1325, Email: ipes@amauta.rcp.net.pe

International Council for Caring Communities (ICCC), 24 Central Park South, New York, NY 10019, USA, Fax:(1 212) 759-5893; Email: mailto:iccc@undp.org

International Centre for the Prevention of Crime (ICPC),
Email: thunsley@crime-prevention-intl.org
Web: http://www.crime-prevention-intl.org/english/index.htm

International Federation of Surveyors (FIG), Know Edge Ltd. 33 Lockharton Ave Edinburgh, EH14 1AY, UK Tel & Fax: +44-131-443-1872

International Urban Planning and Environment Association (UPE), University of Groningen, Faculty of Spatial Sciences, P.O. Box 800, 9700 AV, Groningen, The Netherlands. Tel: +(31-50) 363-3895; Fax: +(31-50) 363-3901, Email: upe@frw.rug.nl / g.de.roo@frw.rug.nl Web: http://www.frw.rug.nl/indexuk.htm

International Union for Public Transport, Av.De l'Uruguay 19, B-1050, Brussels, Belgium, Fax: (32 2) 660 10 72 Email: pierre.laconte@infoboard.be

International Union of Local Authorities (IULA), Laan Copes van Cattenburgh 60 A, 2585 GC, The Hague, P.O.Box 90646, 2509 LP, The Hague, The Netherlands, Fax: (31 70) 3500496, E-Mail: iula@iula-hq.nl

MOST Clearing House - UNESCO, 1, rue Miollis, 75732 Paris Cedex 15, France, Fax: (33 1) 45 68 57 24, Email: p.deguchteneire@unesco.org, Web: http://www.unesco.org/most/

Pratt Institute Centre for Community and Environmental Development, 200 Willoughby Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11205, USA, Fax: (1 718) 6363709; Email: ronyvette@aol.com, Web: http://www.greatcollegetown.com/

Prince of Wales Business Forum, 15/16 Cornwall Terrace, Londn NW1 4QP, London, United Kingdom, Fax: (44 171)467 3610, Email: jnelson@pwblf.org.uk

Public-Private Partnerships for the Urban Environment Management Unit, UNDP, Maleye Diop, Public-Private Partnership Advisor, South Africa. Tel: +27(12) 320-3820 ext. 1124, Email: maleye.diop@undp.org

Regional Network of Local Authorities for the Management of Human Settlements (CITYNET), 5F, International Organizations Center, Pacifico-Yokohama 1-1-1 Minato Mirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama 220-0012, Japan. Fax: (81-45) 223-2162 Email: info@citynet-ap.org Web: http:/www.citynet-ap.org/

Social Venture Network Europe, 4 Great James Street, London WC1N 3DA, U.K, Fax: (44 171) 242 5010, E-Mail: svneurope@freedom2surf.co.uk

Stockholm Partnerships for Sustainable Cities, City of Stockholm Economic Development Agency, S-105 35 Stockholm
Sweden. Fax:+46 8 508 28 030, Email: adam.holmstrom@partnerships.stockholm.se Web: http://www.partnerships.stockholm.se/

Sustran c/o Asia Pacific 2000, SUSTRAN, P.O.Box 12544, 50782 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Fax: (603) 2532361 E-Mail: tkpb@barter.pc.my

Swiss Centre for Development Cooperation in Technology and Management (SKAT), Vadianstr. 42, CH-9000 St. Gallen, Switzerland, Fax: (41 71) 2285455, Email: info@skat.ch, Web: http://www.skat.ch/

United Nations Centre for Regional Development (UNCRD), Nagoya 450-0001, Japan, Fax: (81-52) 561-9375, Email: rep@uncrd.or.jp, Web: http://www.uncrd.or.jp/

University of Canberra, Centre for Developing Cities, Faculty of Environmental Design, P.O. Box 1, Belconnen ACT, Australia. Fax: (61 2) 62015034; Email: lrn@design.canberra.edu.au

World Assembly of Cities and Local Authorities Coordination (WACLAC) General Secretariat. Ajuntament de Barcelona, Plaça Sant Jaume, 1. 08002, Barcelona, Spain. Tel: (+34) 93 402 76 00 - (+34) 93 402 75 46 Fax (+34) 93 402 73 73 - (+34) 93 402 78 77
Email: camcal@mail.bcn.es Web: http://www.waclac.org/

Youth Employment Summit Secretariat, Education Development Center, Inc. 55 Chapel Street Newton, MA 02458-1060, USA. Fax: +1 (617) 969-4902; Email: pspalakurthi@yahoo.com

Youth for Habitat, Sisli Belediyesi 12 Kat, Esentepe, Istanbul, Turkey. Tel/Fax: (90 212) 2889844
Email: youthforhab@turk.net Web: http://www.youthforhab.org.tr/

 
     
  For more information on becoming a Best Practices Partner, please contact:

The Coordinator,
Best Practices and Local Leadership Programme
UN-HABITAT
P.O. Box 30030
Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: (254 20) 623029 or 624328
Fax: (254 20) 623080/ 624266/ 624267
Email: bestpractices@unhabitat.org

 
     
Welcome · 2002 Award Winners · Sustainable Urbanisation
About BLP · What's New· · UN-Habitat