The Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) has announced that HRH The Prince of Wales has accepted to be Patron for a further term.
The RTPI writes:
RTPI Chief Executive Victoria Hills said: ‘As Patron of the RTPI since 1989, His Royal Highness has inspired us with his strong belief and work in the creation of genuinely sustainable and resilient communities both in the UK and internationally. As the Institute embarks on its journey to deliver our new corporate strategy to support and champion the planning profession in tackling the many environmental and social challenges ahead, especially those posed by climate change and urban growth, we are privileged to have his Royal Highness’s continued support as Patron.’
Over the years, the RTPI has worked closely with The Prince’s Foundation on projects such as the international Planning for Rapid Urbanization initiative and the Beauty in My Back Yard online resource.