Commonwealth Sustainable Cities Initiative Project Coordinator

Are you passionate about creating more sustainable urbanisation? If yes, then this may be the opportunity for you.

The Commonwealth Association of Planners (CAP), Commonwealth Local Government Forum (CLGF), Commonwealth Association of Architects (CAA), The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) and The Prince’s Foundation are working collaboratively in pursuing a number of interconnected initiatives related to sustainable cities and human settlements in the Commonwealth. The outputs of these initiatives will contribute to discussions at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) and World Urban Forum 11 (WUF11) in June 2022 and at other events. To learn more about this opportunity, see the provided Commonwealth Sustainable Cities Initiative Projects Coordinator job description below:



Applications will be received by email to annette.odonnell@rtpi.org.uk until 24.00 hours on 4 March 2022 . Expected interview dates will be 14th-18th March via Zoom. Inquires may be directed to the same email.

Applications Invited for Role of: Climate Action Chair

With the release of the most recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Report (AR6 Climate Change 2021: The Physical Science Basis - https://www.ipcc.ch/assessment-report/ar6/ , it is clear that the Commonwealth Association of Planners has an important role and great amount of work ahead in advocating on the global stage for climate action. The most efficient and effective way to commence this work is to establish a Climate Action Working Group.


The Climate Action Chair will be responsible for developing policies, statements, programs, presentations, and other initiatives to support CAP’s advocacy efforts in relation to climate change mitigation, adaptation, and resilience. The Chair position is a volunteer based/member not financially compensated and will be evaluated biennially at the CAP Business Meeting.

Applications should be submitted by email before 24.00 hours on 21 March 2022 to annette.odonnell@rtpi.org.uk 

If you are interested in volunteering for CAP, please contact annette.odonnell@rtpi.org.uk.