A seminar led by the World Bank's Mark Roberts and Jon Kher Kaw on urbanization in South Asia.
A seminar led by Edgar Pieterse, Founding Director of the African Centre for Cities (ACC) at the University of Cape Town, on the New Urban Agenda in Africa.
A seminar led by Sheela Patel, Founder and Director of the Society for Promotion of Area Resource Centres (SPARC), on the invisibility of the urban poor and ways to give them voice in global discourses.
A seminar led by Mathis Wackernagel, co-creator of the Ecological Footprint and CEO of Global Footprint Network, on cities and resource security.
A seminar led by John McKibbin, Research Principal at the Institute for Sustainable Futures at the University of Technology Sydney, on "ecohacking."
A seminar led by Sumila Gulyani, Global Lead for Urban Development Strategy and Analytics at the World Bank, on building cities that are livable, inclusive, compact and sustainable.
A seminar led by David Satterthwaite, Senior Fellow at the International Institute for Environment and Development, on the unrecognized scale of the urban underserved.
A seminar led by Arturo Ardila-Gomez, Global Lead for Urban Mobility and a Lead Transport Economist at the World Bank, on the book, 'Sustainable Urban Transport Financing From the Sidewalk to the Subway: Capital, Operation, and Maintenance Financing.'
A seminar led by Annette Kim, Associate Professor at the University of Southern California’s Price School of Public Policy, on rural-to-urban land-use conversions in Ho Chi Minh City, Beijing’s subterranean housing market, and Shanghai’s overcrowded housing units market.
A seminar led by Somik Lall, Lead Economist and Program Lead for Urban Development Analytics in Africa for the World Bank, on harnessing the potential of cities as engines of economic growth.
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