19-21 June 2018 - New York City, USA - The ECOSOC Humanitarian Affairs Segment (HAS) has been an essential platform for discussing the activities and issues related to strengthening the coordination of the humanitarian assistance of the United Nations.
11th International Forum on Urbanism (IFOU) Congress 2018: Reframing Urban Resilience Implementation: Aligning Sustainability and Resilience
11th International Forum on Urbanism (IFOU) Congress 2018
December 10-11-12 in Barcelona
Reframing Urban Resilience Implementation: Aligning Sustainability and Resilience
Organized by the Urban Resilience research Network (URNet), the School of Architecture Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (UIC Barcelona) and the UN Habitat City Resilience Profiling Program (CRPP)
Text from Organizers:
"On this warming planet, with its population more than 50% urban, we urgently need cooler cities and towns. And good urban planning can help deliver them. The aim of ISOCARP’s 54th Annual Congress is no small feat: the Society is calling on the best and brightest of the planning profession to come to Bodø, Norway and tell us how to save civilisation. Nothing less."
The 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 73) – New York, opens on 18 September 2018 More information will follow
30 January 2018, London, United Kingdom - In January, ODI convenes decision-makers and the world's leading experts on recovery and reconstruction in the Caribbean to discuss the policies needed at the national, regional and international level to avoid future losses. A high-level panel sets out their priorities for making 'building back better' a reality. For more information, click here.