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[ Event ] Posted on Monday, July 2, 2018 - 18:52
The 12th Meeting of the Minds Annual Summit convenes in Sacramento, California with the purpose of spotlighting tools and best practices working for smart city leaders across the globe. 400+ leaders gather each year to build partnerships across sectors and from city-to-city. The event focuses on emerging and tested urban sustainability solutions which are scalable, replicable, and transferable... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 10:59
Red Dot Foundation (Safecity) has been appointed by the UN Habitat to host the Urban Thinkers Campus (UTC) in Mumbai. This event is also part sponsored by the Swedish Institute, post the Stockholm Gender Equality Forum. It is in partnership with Developmatrix, The Urban Vision, Tata Capital, ISDI, The US Consulate Mumbai and BMW Foundation. This event is in 2 parts -21 June - Open to public... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 10:08
What is the future of our city regions? Will they be unbearably hot and regularly flooded by intense rains and high tides?  Will they be increasingly unhealthy and more divided between 'us and them'?  Will there be a lack of green space and job opportunities? Will there even be bird song? CitiesAlive® provides green infrastructure solutions to urban challenges by bringing together design... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 10:01
Currently, Africa is the least urbanised region of the world, with only about 40% of the people in urban settlements. It is, however, considered to be the continent with the fastest rate of urbanisation and last frontier of development. In the next few decades, the population of the African continent is expected to grow to 2.4 billion people, with most of the population increase expected to occur... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 09:57
The first Global Symposium on Urban and Territorial Planning: “Improving Planning for More Sustainable Cities and Territories” is organized by the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) in partnership with the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) of the Government of Japan, the City of Fukuoka and Seinan Gakuin University. This inaugural event for the ... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 09:50
INTA will hold a workshop at the Innovative City Forum 2018, on the theme "Why urban and rural territories need solidarity?". The Forum will take place from June 26 to 27, 2018, in Nice, and the workshop on June 27, from 11:30 to 12:30 in the Picasso Room. Metropolitan territories are economically powerful territories with a supranational dimension, but they should not exclude medium-sized towns... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 09:44
THIS EVENT IS BY INVITATION ONLY.The Hungry Cities Partnership (HCP), the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) and the Queen Elizabeth Scholars (QES-AS) Program are hosting a conference on Urbanization, Food Systems and Sustainability in the Global South on 3-4 July 2018 at the Balsillie School in Waterloo, Ontario, funded by SSHRC, the BSIA, WLU and the IDRC.The primary objective of... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 09:37
The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), the Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization (CSU), and the American Institute of Architects (AIA) are pleased to invite you to an event entitled: The Role of Information Technology: Implementing the New Urban Agenda to Achieve Sustainable Development. This conference will examine the impact of technology on cities now and in the future... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 09:26
Nairobi, the capital city of Kenya, is one of the largest and most dynamic of Africa’s emerging cities. The city is known as the economic hub of the East African region playing host to anumber of major multinationals, multilateral institutions, locally run businesses and a rapidly growing population of over 4.6 million people. Yet, Nairobi is also known to have one of the highest levels of... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, May 28, 2018 - 11:49
Urban Regeneration is the Rehabilitation of land areas that are subject to high-density Urban Land use. It is a strategy that aims to transform and renovate areas to be upgraded in Housing, Public and Private Buildings, Infrastructure, and Services. This entire process is an effective way to improve urban performance by targeting areas with a high incidence of poverty, pollution, and congestion... Read more

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