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[ Event ] Posted on Monday, May 22, 2017 - 10:29
The speed and scale of global urbanization are staggering. More than half of the world’s population – around 3.4 billion people – now lives in cities. In 1950, 80 urban centres had populations exceeding 1 million; today there are 480 such centres that grow weekly by a million infants and migrants. The Safe and Inclusive Cities (SAIC) initiative is a global research program that has aimed to... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Friday, May 19, 2017 - 09:22
Date/TimeDate(s) - 08/06/201710:45 AM - 10:45 PM LocationDebate D1, Tour & Taxis, Brussels, Belgium The place where the battle for sustainable development will be won or lost   How can cities become inclusive and affordable drivers of economic growth and social development? Join the Debate at the European Development Days Thursday, June 8, 2017 – 10:45 to 12:00 Debate D1, Tour & Taxis,... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Friday, May 19, 2017 - 09:07
Date/TimeDate(s) - 08/06/20172:30 PM - 4:00 PM LocationAuditorium, Tour & Taxis, Brussels, Belgium   High Level Panel at the European Development Days   Thursday, June 8, 2017 – 14:30 to 16:00 Auditorium, Tour & Taxis, Brussels, Belgium Most of today’s global environmental problems can find their precedence in urban areas and lifestyles. Cities are responsible for 67% of the total global... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 12:46
Thursday 25 May, 2017 – from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Roma Convention Center “La Nuvola” – sala n. 8 44, Viale Asia, Rome, Italy PROGRAMME 09:30 Get together, coffee and tea Brief Introduction: Moderator Mr Simone d’Antonio – ANCI 09:45 The New Urban Agenda and the opportunities for national and local governments • Mr Roi Chiti – Regional and Interagency Coordinator of the United Nations... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, May 15, 2017 - 11:37
Our cities, towns, and communities are facing a growing number of changes. From understanding new environmental concerns to responding to shifts in demographics and our globalizing local economies, planners and their colleagues are navigating new realities of what ‘building resilience’ means. The 2017 Canadian Institute of Planners and the Alberta Professional Planners Institute’s Annual... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 10:46
With nearly 140 members and 30 years of history, Metropolis is the leading association that gathers the governments of the large urban agglomerations worldwide. It serves as the hub and platform for metropolises to connect, share experiences and mobilize on a wide range of local and global issues, in addition to being the focal point of worldwide expertise on metropolitan governance. Source:... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 11:59
DATE AND TIME Fri, May 19, 2017 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM EDT   LOCATION United Nations Headquarters Conference Room 4 New York, NY 10017 United States   DESCRIPTION Every great city has great portals. Often spectacular in scale and scope, these portals are the entry points to a city that create the first impression. They convey the importance and the magnificence of the city; they define the... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 11:55
WHEN: 15th May 2017 – 18th May 2017 all-day WHERE: Halic Congress Center Sütlüce Mah.Eski Karaağaç Cad. No:19, 34445 Beyoğlu/İstanbulTurkey CONTACT:  Event website  The age of intelligence now starts in the city of innovation, Istanbul! World Cities Expo Istanbul is to be held  with the participation of pioneer institutions, organisations and countries from all over the world World... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 08:56
1.Event Title Making Cities Together: The City We Need through Safe, Inclusive and Accessible Public Spaces.   2. WUC Partner Organization Hosting the Campus: International New Town Institute   3.Other Partner Organization(s) Co-Hosting the Campus UN-Habitat Project for Public Spaces Placemakers 4.UTC Date: Wednesday, 03 May 2017 to  Thrusday, 04 May 2017   5.Location / Venue: Nairobi/Kenya/... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 10:26
High-level sessions 11 and 12 May 2017 Hofburg Palace PRECEDED BY SIDE EVENTS 9 AND 10 MAY AT THE VIENNA INTERNATIONAL CENTRE Join us in a highly dynamic and critical debate on one of the most relevant topics of our time! Source: Vienna Energy Forum 2017 This article is culled from daily press coverage from around the world. It is posted on the Urban Gateway by way of keeping all users informed... Read more

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