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February, 2018
events
June 19, 2018 - June 22, 2018
The ICLEI World Congress is the premier global gathering of hundreds local and regional governments and their strategic partners steering the course of the global urban agenda. This event will be attended by mayors, governors, city staff, community members, international organizations, businesses...
February, 2018
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Our three-day workshop will revolutionize the way you work on social change issues, development, and humanitarian work both professionally and personally. You will develop the skills to think critically about the systemic challenges facing our sector and wider society and your role in solving...
February, 2018
events
February 26, 2018
Zilient.org will host the webinar: "Slum Dwellers Count: Knowledge, Data and Action!", featuring the Resilience Measurement, Evidence and Learning Community of Practice (CoP) Open Innovation Award winners and their unique approaches to advancing resilience evidence, practice and...
February, 2018
events
February 13, 2018
By 2050, the United Nations predicts 64% of Asia’s population will live in urban settings. In Asia’s cities, poor populations struggling to improve their lives are often the most vulnerable to increasingly complex and systemic challenges as diverse as climate change, conflict, land...
February, 2018
events
May 22, 2018 - May 24, 2018
The 5th International Conference Energy & Meteorology (ICEM) will focus on creating effective approaches for improved weather, climate and water services for energy. ...
January, 2018
news
Media coverage of food is often limited to how it tastes. While that's important, the Food Sustainability Media Award goes beyond taste - recognising that food is really 'good' when it benefits people and the planet. ...
January, 2018
events
February 1, 2018
Between 2005 and 2015, disasters have continued to exact a heavy toll and, as a result, the well-being and safety of individuals, communities and countries as a whole have been affected. Over 700,000 people have lost their lives, over 1.4 million have been injured and approximately...
January, 2018
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MANILA, PHILIPPINES (8 January 2018) — The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today launched a photo contest on Instagram to showcase the development progress in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) and demonstrate how a focus on increased regional cooperation and integration can improve people...
January, 2018
events
May 8, 2018 - May 10, 2018
We’re happy to announce that on May 8-10, 2018 at Pier 36 in Lower Manhattan, Smart Cities New York is partnering with POLITICO to host its second annual global conference. This year, we are exploring the Emerging Power of Cities, broadening the narrative about what makes cities &ldquo...
December, 2017
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ACCCRN relies on a broad range of contributors with expertise on diverse subjects. Each month, we have a certain theme related to the concept of urban climate change resilience or its practical application. You can share materials, including articles, blog posts, resources, videos, podcast, and...