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[ Event ] Posted on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 23:00
The Summit is a high-level meeting of Mayors from all regions in order to discuss the main challenges around social cohesiveness and diversity in cities worldwide. The 2019 edition, which builds on the Montreal Declaration on Living Together, will be hosted by the City of Düsseldorf. Stay tuned for more information.
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, February 11, 2019 - 09:01
The World Urban Forum, which is convened by UN-Habitat, is the world’s most important conference on cities. As a non-legislative forum open to all, it provides the opportunity for thousands of participants involved in all aspects of urbanization to share practices and knowledge on how cities are built, planned and managed. Participants include national, regional and local government, NGOs... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 23:01
Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Workshop 8th – 12th April 2019, Naivasha, Kenya Introduction: Communities need access to safe drinking water, adequate sanitation and hygiene. Effective intervention can reduce the spread of disease, alleviate suffering and ultimately save lives. When local emergency response workers understand how to apply basic Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH)... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 15:01
INTRODUCTION GIS is a computer system capable of assembling, storing, manipulating and displaying geographically referenced information, i.e. data identified according to their locations. This training will present a practical guide for using a geographic information system (GIS) integrated with Monitoring and Evaluation. The five days training is aimed at helping development partners to... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 12:58
INTRODUCTION Participants will learn how to correctly manage and control the end-to-end project procurement framework and contract life cycle, as well as effective strategies to successfully handle suppliers and vendors. During the course, participants will master the step-by-step process for converting needs into outsourced goods and services. They will gain knowledge on how to develop... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 11:42
While urban infrastructure development and population dynamics continue to be major drivers of urbanisation, cities need to transform to achieve the ambitious goals of the New Urban Agenda (NUA) and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). People’s health and wellbeing are at the heart of any urbanization process and calls for innovative, integrative and intelligent transformations in all... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Friday, February 1, 2019 - 14:29
Dublin City Council will host the Velo-City 2019 international cycling conference in Dublin, Ireland from the 25th to the 28th June 2019. The Velo-City conference is the European Cyclists’ Federation (ECF) annual global cycling summit organised by the ECF and selected host cities. The Velo-City conference is the world’s largest conference in the area of cycling, cycling infrastructure, bicycle... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 15:19
The International Conference on Canadian, Chinese and African Sustainable Development (ICCCASU) is an international Think-Tank for exchange and cooperation on issues relating to sustainable urban development. Focusing on Canada, China and Africa, occurring every two years and rotating between the three regions, ICCCASU brings together politicians, policymakers, scholars, practitioners, and others... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Friday, January 25, 2019 - 13:50
FUTURE CITIES SUMMIT - CREATING GREAT PLACES Join us for the Property Council of Australia’s inaugural Future Cities Summit at the Hilton Sydney on Friday, 24 May 2019. This dynamic one-day event will explore the ongoing theme of creating great places and thriving cities for people. The Future Cities Summit will examine innovation, disruption and the progress we are making to leave a... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Friday, January 25, 2019 - 13:35
March 7-8, 2019 The world has entered an unprecedented urban age and universities around the globe, along with governments, think tanks, and private corporations, are making major efforts to understand and direct the forces of urbanization. The ramifications of ‘planetary urbanization’ are profound and they entwine with major social transformations that provide opportunities and pose challenges.... Read more

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