AIA at the UN Habitat III Conference in Quito, Equador

2017 AIA National President and AIA Europe member Thomas Vonier FAIA attended Habitat III  – the third United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustain-able Development held in Quito, Equador from the 17th through 20th of October, 2016. This important UN Conference occurs in the bi-decennial cycle (1976, 1996 and 2016 so far). The AIA President Elect shared his experience of the Habitat III Conference, as well as his thoughts about the architect's role in achieving the UN's "New Urban Agenda" in a recently published article. Click here to read the article.