Affordable Housing . Affordable Cities

7th July - 13th July, 2019, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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My Liveable City, India + Netherlands (MLC)

An international platform devoted to making cities liveable for all; informing, inspiring and educating through a world class magazine, conferences and knowledge tours

Institute for Housing & Urban Development Studies, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, Netherlands

Global Centre of Excellence recognised by the UN-Habitat Scroll of Honour award for its contribution to sustainable urban development

An invaluable 7- day program for those in city planning, city management, urban infrastructure, housing policy, design, development and finance.

The course is specially crafted for mid to senior level professionals from public and/or private sector – government, developers, architects, urban designers, financiers, consultants and academicians who together constitute the symbiotic ecosystem for making cities affordable and homes available for safe, dignified and productive living.

While IHS will share ideas and experience from different countries of the developed and developing world, the experts from MLC Academy will ground these ideas in the Indian reality through workshops. Visits will be arranged to engage with city and housing corporations and projects. The course would cover these broad themes:

  • Designing affordable and inclusive cities
  • Designing affordable housing
  • Urban Governance and policies
  • Strategies for housing finance
  • Social and economic sustainability
  • Urban Infrastructure

All participants will receive a certificate from IHS-MLC Academy on completing the course successfully.

For greater detail on the week-long program visit myliveablecity.com


The tuition fees for the course will be INR 100,000 (plus taxes). This will cover the cost of lectures, workshops and all visits to organisations and sites during the 7-day programme.

Each participant is expected to make his/her own arrangements for the travel to Rotterdam and to arrange for his/her board and lodge.

The number of participants will be restricted to 40 and reservations to eligible candidates will be made on first-come, first serve basis.

Please contact Mitali Choudhary on mitali.myliveablecity@gmail.com for reserving your place or further information.