Be a member

Be part of the global organization on urban parks and recreation

Your membership gives you great benefits that will help you grow your professional profile, connect with hundreds of colleagues around the world and improve your professional practice.

At the same time participating in the WUP membership helps to strengthen our work as an industry across the planet. Join today!



We bring you large number of benefits 

  • Educational and professional development provision - World Parks Academy
  • Access to the most important and up-to-date information - Digital Library, Newsletter and Blog
  • Opportunities to make relationships with other professionals of the sector -  World Urban Parks Congress & Professional Profile
  • Opportunities to increase your experience and leadership - Committee and Discussion Forums
  • Search and connect with professionals through our - Member Directory
  • Exclusive access and special discounts for members on products and services

    We bring a large number of benefits to the sector

    • Provide standards or best practice guidelines 
    • Collect, analyze and publish data and trends
    • Maintain a code of ethics among the industry
    • Promote the importance of the role and value of the sector
    • Develop studies and research that affect or help the sector
    • Influence and promote public policies that benefit the sector
    • Support the continuing education of interested students
    • Attract trained and competent professionals
    • Certify professionals and parks
    • Provide a training system for continuous improvement.