The primary objective of the IFHP – International Federation for housing, urban planning and development of territories – is to create the conditions necessary for a global network in all areas housing, urban planning and the development of the territory, in the broadest sense.
This network covers many disciplines, such as architecture, urban planning, regional planning, transport and traffic. But the ecology, geography, sociology, political science, economics, finance, law, health, statistics, logistics and information technology also find their place.
Network includes thus professionals worldwide the most various: politicians, scientific, administrators, officials, consultants, manufacturers, financiers, developers, students, lawyers, etc. They work all for a better quality of life, in a better built environment and are, by their professional practice, a vital influence on decision-making.
The official languages of the IFHP are English, the french and German.