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100 Resilient Cities Centennial Challenge

  100 Resilient Cities Centennial Challenge An Invitation to Mayors Cities across the world are growing rapidly and are largely unprepared to withstand natural and man-made shocks and ...

ADB Urban Forum 2011: Financing Future Cities

ADB Headquarters, Manila, Philippines: 15 November 2011 - 17 November 2011 Asian cities, some already nation-sized in terms of their economy, will determine the future of ...

Incentivizing Asia's Urban Future: CDIA High-level urban policy round-table

CDIA will conduct a High-Level Urban Policy Roundtable at ADB in Manila, Philippines on 14 November 2011. It will call upon Asian countries to make ...

Vijayawada, India recently approved for support

Vijayawada, India was given approval in principle at the CMT meeting of April 11, 2011. Support will include assisting the city to prepare a revision ...

MFA Singapore and GIZ Training Program on Cities and Climate Change in Singapore 2011

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World Urban Forum 5

22-26 March, 2010 – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. With half of humanity already living in towns and cities, it is projected that in the next ...

4th Program Review Committee Meeting – Manila, Philippines: November 4, 2009

4th Program Review Committee Meeting – Manila, Philippines: November 4, 2009 Agenda Presentation on CDIA’s work on CMD to the PRC: Climate Change Initiative for Urban Infrastructure ...

Interview with Klaus Töpfer: “Tackle two crises at once”

The trend towards the megacity is especially apparent in Asia. The model of large European or North American cities shaped by individual transport, ...

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