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Infrastructure Can Build Climate Resilience in Cities, If Planned the Right Way

The reciprocal relationship between cities and climate There is bad news and good news here; the bad news is that Asia’s growing cities are major contributors ...

Reinforcing Climate Change Adaptation Investments with Capacity Development

Cambodia is one of the top ten countries most vulnerable to climate change.  Despite a bid by the national government to enhance the country’s capacities ...

Reducing the Environmental Impact of Developing Cities

Asia is home to some of the world’s fastest-growing cities. Increased urbanization will bring some economic benefits, but it may also accelerate environmental degradation -- ...

Singkawang Enhances Water Supply for its Unserved and Low-income Communities

In the south zone of Singkawang City, piped water supply is available to only 2% of its 48,000 population. Together with CDIA and PT SMI, ...

New Pumping Stations to Ease Flooding in Valenzuela City

The Philippines’ Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and the City of Valenzuela inaugurated on April 6, 2019 the Wawang Pulo and Coloong pumping ...

World Bank Approves Financing for Wastewater System Improvement in Siem Reap City

The World Bank has recently approved a $25.5 million credit to develop the wastewater collection network in Siem Reap City, Cambodia. The credit, with support ...

CDIA, Sri Lankan Government Ink Agreement to Improve Resilience and Livability of Matara City

A Technical Assistance (TA) agreement was signed last February 28, 2019 to carry out a project preparation study towards improving the resilience and livability of ...

CDIA Brings Youthful Energy to Panaji Creek Rejuvenation

Underscoring the importance of engaging the youth in urban infrastructure project development, CDIA has once again tapped students and members of community-based and civil society ...

CDIA is Engaging Youth and Community in Urban Planning in Panaji

On 31st October, which marked the international #WorldCitiesDay 2018, that highlighted sustainable and resilient cities, CDIA successfully held its first Youth and Community Engagement Workshop ...

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 ...

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