A national think tank undertaking cutting-edge multi-disciplinary research, knowledge exchange and capacity development; Policy planning and advocacy.
We explore issues and challenges and generate awareness, build capacity through evidence based research, data analytics and policy advice.
Through extensive research and expertise in the urban sector, NIUA continues to build a rich knowledgebase for evidence based decision making.
We work with a number of partners, nationally and globally to enable peer learning through proliferation of ideas to strengthen our urban initiatives. Their expertise and support is instrumental in delivering the outcome of our work to the stakeholders
We offer distinctive network and exciting career opportunities to build an inclusive and sustainable urban ecosystem. We welcome your comments and feedback.
A museum breathing on the bank of a dying river
Child in the city: Can my child play?
Child in the city: Can we go for a walk?
Child in the city: Is this Play?
Child in the city: A walk to remember
No Study Makes Jack a Dull Boy?
The Urban Century: Trends and Patterns of Urbanisation in the Global South with a Special Focus on India
THE FUTURE IS WOMEN?
The Digital Pandemic
Inclusivity from LGBTQ+ lens
Transforming Urban Landscape in India: A compendium of 75 Public spaces
Busting the Smart Citizen Myth
Malaria, Doctors and Smart Cities
Her/She in Indian Urban Spaces
The Restaurant Theory of Smart Cities
Improving city facilities for people on the spectrum
Why a shift in perspective is required for disability inclusion
Hybrid Schooling - the most bittersweet innovation of 2021
Making Real Estates Work for Accessible Housing
Reasonable Accommodation for Employees with Disabilities in Workplace
How is the Mass Rapid Transport System ensuring Inclusivity for Persons with Disabilities?
Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on Urban Mobility
Moving towards Competency-based Capacity Building of Civil Servants: Mission Karmayogi- iGOT
Non-motorised transport and placemaking — younger citizens’ perspective
Academic Spaces and Student with Disabilities: The Structural and Functional Challenges
Reorienting Infrastructural Development in Slum/ Slum Rehabilitation area for Persons with Disabilities
Call for Ideas – Voices of Youth
Call for Ideas: Urban Futures post COVID-19