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CDIA Welcomes a FELICITY Colleague for a Three-week Learning Exchange on Project Development and Financing

From 18 September – 5 October, Itzel Alcerreca, Advisor for Mexico of the Financing Energy for Low-carbon Investment - Cities Advisory Facility (FELICITY) was posted in CDIA for three weeks in order to learn about the approaches, tools and capacity development measures of CDIA – and to apply the new ...

CDIA Assist Cities of Balikpapan and Tangerang to Link Them to World Bank Financing

Based on feasibility work carried out by the Indonesian cities of Balikpapan and Tangerang , CDIA supported these two cities to qualify for a US$100 million World Bank loan for Solid Waste Management. This implied having to upgrade the domestically prepared feasibility studies in such a way that World Bank ...

DBS Bank and CDIA sign MOU

The DBS Bank and the Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), which details how the two organizations will undertake collaborative activities to promote investment in urban infrastructure development in Developing Member Countries in Asia. The DBS believes there is a large infrastructure funding ...

Linking Cities to Finance – Leveraging Project Preparation to Finance Sustainable Urban Development Workshop

The Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA) and Shanghai International Centre for Infrastructure Finance (SICIF) co-organized the “Leveraging Project Preparation to Finance Sustainable Urban Development” workshop as a continuation of the “Linking Cities to Finance Forum” series. This was held in conjunction with the Program Review Committee (PRC) meeting on ...

Investors Forum for the Iloilo CBD Revitalization Project

On July 3 to 5, 2012 an Investors Forum was held in Iloilo City, Philippines for the Downtown Central Business District (CBD) Revitalization Pilot Project. The Investors Forum was an opportunity to present the Downtown CBD Revitalization Project and encourage financiers and investors to participate in a bidding process. City ...

Linking Cities to Finance – Urban Infrastructure Finance Workshop

Boosting the Economy by Infrastructure Development CDIA, in cooperation with the Shanghai International Centre for Infrastructure Finance (SICIF), organized the Linking Cities to Finance – Urban Infrastructure Finance Workshop entitled “Boosting the Economy by Infrastructure Development” on 5 July 2012 in Shanghai, China. Panelists from the Asian Development Bank, Shanghai Chengtou ...

Financing Instruments for Mitigation Measures in Indonesia

A report is now available on “Existing Local and National Available Financing Instruments for Mitigation Measures in Indonesia“. This study aims to identify existing and possible financial options for mitigation action at the city/district level by the local government In Indonesia. The work consists of the identification of the appropriate financing ...

"Linking Cities to Finance" event materials available

The recent conference on “Linking Cities to Finance” was recently held in Shanghai. The event brought together over 200 international participants from city governments, private financial institutions along with representatives from multi- and bi-lateral funders, private developers and other levels of government. You may view the background paper ...

Linking Cities to Finance

The recent conference on “Linking Cities to Finance” was recently held in Shanghai. The event brought together over 200 international participants from city governments, private financial institutions along with representatives from multi- and bi-lateral funders, private developers and other levels of government. You may view the background paper and selected ...

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