The Foundation for Local Government Reform was founded by a group of Bulgarian mayors in May 1995 as a non-governmental, non-profit organization with two primary goals: to further the development and assist in the efforts to improve local self-government in Bulgaria and to broaden and enrich public understanding about the problems and the importance of local self-government.
The European Council of Spatial Planners - Conseil européen des urbanistes (ECTP-CEU), founded in 1985, brings together 24 professional town planning associations and institutes from 22 European countries. It is an umbrella association providing its members with a common framework for planning practice, planning education, continuing professional development and the definition of professional responsibilities.
The IHS is an international education institute aiming at strengthening local capacities in housing, urban management and urban environmental management, with the overall objective to improve urban quality and reduce urban poverty. Each year, more than 150 professionals from all over the world come to Rotterdam to take part in one of our Diploma courses, Master Degree Programmes or to do a PhD study. Besides developing and conducting training and education programmes in the Netherlands, IHS is engaged in various advisory and technical assistance projects abroad, for clients like the World Bank, Asian Development Bank, United Nations and the European Union.
Studying the past, present and future of planned communities in an urbanizing world.
INTI is a research and knowledge institute which focuses on the history and regeneration of Western New Towns, with a commitment to improving the planning of present day New Towns worldwide.
IFIG/CIRIEC ist ein internationaler nichtstaatlicher Zusammenschluss von Unternehmen, Verbänden und Organisationen der öffentlichen Wirtschaft, der Sozialwirtschaft und des Genossenschaftswesens sowie von Einzelpersonen,
die in diesen Sektoren tätig oder mit ihnen befasst sind. IFIG/CIRIEC verfolgt wissenschaftliche Zielsetzungen im internationalen Rahmen und dient dem internationalen Austausch zwischen Wissenschaft und Praxis in den genannten Wirtschaftssektoren. IFIG/CIRIEC hat nationale Sektionen in 15 Ländern. Die deutsche Sektion von IFIG/CIRIEC ist der Bundesverband Öffentliche Dienstleistungen
The Center for Legal Support to Local Government is a non-governmental non-for-profit organization set up in June 2002. The Centre exists to help municipalities of the Russian Federation, as well as municipal establishments and enterprises, public territorial self-management structures and regional governments, by offering them professional legal services.
CABE is an Executive Non-Departmental Public Body. The function of cabe is to promote high standards in the design of buildings and the spaces between them. Cabe helps and offers advice to all those who create, manage and use the built environment.
The Foundation for Development of Democratic Rights (FDDR) is a Hungarian non-governmental, non-profit organization that serves democratic civil society development in Central and Eastern Europe through design and management of innovative programs that strengthen nonprofit sector sustainability and improve social institutional structures.