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CDIA Releases its Accomplishment Report for the First Half of 2020

October 19, 2020

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Last month, CDIA released its Six-Monthly Progress Report detailing its work with cities in Asia and the Pacific from January to June 2020.

#Webinar Alert: Urban Breakfast on Thursday, Oct 22

October 15, 2020

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In this webinar, CDIA’s development experts will share how your cities can build climate resilience through infrastructure development and capacity building.

#Webinar Alert: Urban Breakfast on Thursday, Oct 15

October 9, 2020

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Join us as we share insights on some of CDIA’s holistic project preparation work on solid waste management and how benefits can go beyond environmental. A fresh perspective on the topic can help enhance a city’s livability and improve its environment.

#Webinar Alert: Urban Breakfast on Thursday, Oct 8th

October 5, 2020

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In this dialogue, CDIA’s urban development experts will discuss their views on how this current public health crisis is reshaping the cities of the future, and the pivotal role digital technology plays to rebuild cities and their economies.

Urban October by CDIA: A Social Media Campaign

October 5, 2020

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We invite our development partners to support our Urban October campaign, which consists of two main elements.

CDIA Holds Interim Workshops in Lao PDR Under the ‘New Normal’

August 28, 2020

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The COVID-19 pandemic has upended CDIA’s workflow on its active project preparation studies (PPSs).

To complete the interim workshops for the ongoing Lao Livable Cities Program in Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR), the CDIA team adopted a new strategy of blending face-to-face meetings with virtual consultations for the first time in its history.

Spotlight on CDIA’s Urban Development Specialist, Chee Anne Roño

August 26, 2020

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“Cities have a lot of development aspirations. It is our job to help them prioritize and prepare concrete and well defined, bankable investments.”

Chee Anne Roño has always gravitated to the type of development work that CDIA offers and is a natural for the role.

CDIA Joins Workshop to Improve the Design of Green Infrastructure Projects

August 26, 2020

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This month, CDIA urban development experts participated in virtual knowledge-sharing workshops with officials from six Asia Pacific cities who are preparing infrastructure projects for solid waste management and water conservation.

Connective Cities organized the workshops, which lasted between two and three hours each and were held from 03 to 14 August.

CDIA Completes Virtual Training on Cities and Climate Change

August 26, 2020

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Members of the CDIA core team have completed an online training course on cities and climate change, which will enable them to better assist Asia Pacific cities in preparing low carbon and resilient infrastructure projects.

Why Asia’s Future Depends on Youth Engagement

August 12, 2020

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While there are many headlines about Asia’s aging population, it’s actually the most youthful region in the world – with over 1.1 billion people aged under 30.

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