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December, 2017
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Introducing the 2017 Resilience Awards: Celebrating a year of groundbreaking work from the global resilience community. Our mission is to surface ideas and solutions from across the globe that can help to make your community — and the world — a more resilient place. Winners of...
December, 2017
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January 8, 2018 - January 11, 2018
The 4th Gobeshona Annual Conference for Research on Climate Change in Bangladesh will be held from 8-11 January 2018. The brand of this conference is “Gobeshona4″. The whole conference is divided into 3 sections: (1) Local Solutions (2) Science Policy Dialogues and (3) Communicating...
December, 2017
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February 1, 2018 - February 3, 2018
To celebrate the ten-year anniversary of the establishment of the African Centre for Cities at the University of Cape Town, the International Urban Conference draws together leading urban scholars and practitioners from all corners of Africa and the world to take stock of ground-breaking urban...
December, 2017
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February 5, 2018 - February 7, 2018
The aim of this conference is to stimulate exchanges and new developments that enrich the diversity of local responses to the impacts of climate change on water, including biological, technical and societal adaptations. The conference is open to both academics and non-academics. ...
December, 2017
events
February 7, 2018 - February 13, 2018
The Ninth Session of the World Urban Forum will be the first session to focus on the implementation of the New Urban Agenda adopted in Habitat III. ...
November, 2017
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After attending "Urban Heat Storytelling Workshop -  Beat the Heat: How inclusive cities are coping with rising temperatures” on 28 - 29 November in Jakarta, shorlisted finalists submitted their revised version of the story based on what they have learned from the workshop to...
November, 2017
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SEARCA PHOTO CONTEST 2017 intends to curate images bustling with innovators, change-makers, participative, active, and dedicated peoples of Southeast Asia, framed against the backdrop of better life in agriculture that they continue to pursue, whether in rural or in urban settings. The 11th photo...
November, 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...
November, 2017
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The capacity building Programme on the Economics of Climate Change Adaptation (ECCA) in Asia is a cooperative effort, launched in 2012, between United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) ADAPT Asia-Pacific Project, the Asian...
November, 2017
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The Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center, through a combination of conferences and residency programs, supports the work of scholars, artists, thought leaders, policymakers, and practitioners who share in the Foundation’s pioneering mission to “promote the well-being of humanity...