American Planning Association

Organization's name: American Planning Association
Headquarters address  
Address: 1030 15th Street, NW Ste. 750W
Washington, DC 20005
United States of America
Phone: +12023491012
Fax: +12028720643
Email: jsoule@planning.org

Organization type: Non-governmental organization
Languages::
  • English

Contacts & Participation:

First Name:

Last Name:

Contact Type:

Andrew Stober
Howard Neukrug
Gregory Scruggs
Jeffrey Soule Conference Focal Point , Sustainable Development (primary)
Bruce Stiftel Others , Designation
James Drinan Designation
Andrew Potts Designation
David Lavin

Activities


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Economic and Social:
  • Agriculture
  • Biodiversity
  • Citizenship and Governance
  • Climate Change
  • Culture
  • Development
  • Economics and Finance
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Governance
  • Habitat
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Population
  • Safety
  • Sustainable Development
  • Water

  • Financing for Development:
  • Increasing financial and technical cooperation for development

  • Population:
  • Population distribution and internal migration
  • Population structure

  • Public Administration:
  • Ethics, Transparency and Accountability
  • Governance and Public Administration

  • Social Development:
  • Cooperative
  • Information and Communications Technologies
  • Social policy
  • Technical cooperation

  • Sustainable Development:
  • Agriculture
  • Biodiversity
  • Capacity-building
  • Climate change
  • Demographics
  • Desertification and Drought
  • Disaster management and vulnerability
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Finance
  • Forests
  • Freshwater
  • Health
  • Human settlements
  • Indicators
  • Industrial development
  • Information for decision-making and participation
  • Institutional arrangements
  • Integrated decision-making
  • International cooperation for an enabling environment
  • Land management
  • Partnerships
  • Protecting and managing the natural resources
  • Rural Development
  • Sanitation
  • Sustainable Tourism
  • Sustainable development in a globalizing world
  • Trade and environment
  • Transport
  • Waste Management
  • Geographic scope: International
    Country of activity:
    • Peru
    • Brazil
    • Trinidad and Tobago
    • Mexico
    • Bangladesh
    • Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
    • Chile
    • Jamaica
    • China
    • Barbados
    Millennium Development Goals:
    • Ensure environmental sustainability
    • Develop global partnership for development
    Mission statement:
    Year established (YYYY): 1978
    Year of registration (YYYY): 2004
    Organizational structure: Elected Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer who manages a staff of about 100 in offices in Washington DC and Chicago Illinois.
    Number and type of members: 40,000 members including professional planners, academics, public officials, citizen advocates and others.
    Funding structure:
    • Membership fees or dues

    • Grants from Governments

    • Fees for education and training services

    • Fees for providing consulting or research services

    • Product sales and business services

    • Donations and grants from domestic sources

    • Foreign and international grants


    Additional Information

    Sustainable Development

    CSD ID
    Major Group affiliation:
    • Non-governmental organization
    Involvement in UN Partnerships:
    If yes, explain in detail:
    Publications:

    Main Objective

    Sustainable Development
    Username: jsoule@planning.org