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[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 11:44
World Sustainable Building Conference addresses new opportunities for: Improving quality of life; Mitigating effects of climate change; and Making new business. The aim of the World Sustainable Building Conference in Helsinki is to share leading knowledge, and also to find new solutions which can enhance sustainable ways of living and working within built environments. To improve our current... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, August 10, 2011 - 15:59
World Class Cities is the industry event for 2011 where you can network with mayors, local government decision makers and key clients about how they plan to transform their urban environments into more sustainable and liveable cities for the future. The event will: i) Connect you with Mayors and urban development directors who driving forward with innovative and sustainable developments; ii) Put... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, August 10, 2011 - 15:50
The conference is dedicated to the improvement and dissemination of knowledge on methods, policies and technologies for increasing the sustainability of development by de-coupling growth from natural resources and replacing them with knowledge based economy, taking into account its economic, environmental and social pillars, as well as methods for assessing and measuring sustainability of... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, August 10, 2011 - 15:44
The Asia-Pacific Cycle Congress (APCC) brings together key cycling experts, researchers and enthusiasts from around the world. The APCC will provide a forum for industry networking, developing technical approaches to cycleway planning and discussing strategies for reaching critical velocity in cycling mode share. The congress will feature top-tier international keynote speakers and industry... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, August 10, 2011 - 11:45
The 2011 SALGA National Conference will focus on the theme "Building Municipal and Social Cohesion for quality and sustainable services: 2011 and beyond". Up to 3000 delegates are expected to attend the National Conference including: The President of the Republic of South Africa and the Deputy President; Cabinet Ministers & the Premier of  the host province; Senior Officials from National... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, August 10, 2011 - 11:32
The Peace and Sport International Forum acts as a platform for international cooperation to reinforce synergies between world sports governing bodies, governments, international organisations, sports champions, civil society and the private sector. This forum has become the essential event in the diary of all stakeholders who strive to use sport to promote and build sustainable peace in... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, August 10, 2011 - 11:25
The 2012 IFHP World Congress will focus on the theme The inclusive city in a global world,  with special focus on the social dimension. The congress will have two main orientations: i) How can urban planners and developers, along with other actors, help to counter the increasing social segregation in our cities? ii) Many large cities in the world are facing major urban transformation projects,... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Tuesday, August 9, 2011 - 18:15
Each year’s Meeting is a premier leadership summit focused on the tools that sustainable cities are actively using. Participants from the public, NGO, and private sectors engage in a lively discussion on how to “connect the dots” across key sectors: building systems, energy and water resources, mobility, and finance. One highlight is the showcasing of best practices developed inside the "living... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Friday, August 5, 2011 - 11:31
The conference is an important step initiated by International Centre on Qanats and Historic Hydraulic Structures (ICQHS) to collect and document traditional knowledge available on water resources management from around the globe while providing a forum for presenting new views on the topic. Alongside the event, the eminent “International Qanat Club” will be launched using the opportunity of... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Friday, August 5, 2011 - 11:19
Delegates of the conference will discuss two main themes: (i) Sustainable management of water and water-related ecosystems; and (ii) Greening the economy: promotion of environment in economic development. This conference should be a key step in implementation and recognition of Astana Initiative as an interactive platform and tool of integration in Asia and Europe on green growth. In order to... Read more

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