07 August 2020 - Climate change is one of the most pressing challenges of our times. Cities are being greatly affected, with more than half of the world's population living in urban areas, of which nearly a billion in slums.
7 August 2020 - Attendees will learn to produce maps and figures to support monitoring and reporting on land degradation, improvement, and urbanization for SDG indicators 15.3.1 and 11.3.1. Each part of the webinar series will feature a presentation, hands-on exercise, and time for the speaker to answer live questions.
7 August 2020 - Big Data is often discussed in the context of international development, but what exactly is Big Data? And how is it relevant to tackling issues in the urban environment - including in the context of smart cities?
7 August 2020 - For the 22nd session of the Building Back Better Speaker Series, we focus on "Safer Schools: Resilient Infrastructure for Resilient Cities." We were joined by Ana Ardelean, Chief Resilience Officer, Tbilisi, Georgia, Alina Sava, Education Specialist, Education Global Practice, World Bank, and Raphaëlle Thiollier, Oasis Project Manager, City of Paris.
5 August 2019 - For the 19th session of the Building Back Better Speaker Series, we focus on “Resilient Housing” we hear from Elizabeth Hausler, Founder, and CEO, Build Change and Santiago Uribe, Executive Director, Resilience Corporation Office of Medellin.
6 August 2020 - The Workshop will provide a global platform for dialogue and knowledge exchange on urban economic recovery and resilience, and inform the project conceptual framework on urban resilience and the global compendium of practices.
23 June 2020 - The International Conference on Urban Growth and the Circular Economy was held for the first time in 2018 in Alicante. Following its success, it was decided to reconvene the event in Bilbao, Spain, in 2020.