Events Index

Mayor Neni Moerniaeni: Turning Vision into Reality

Mayor Neni Moerniaeni: Turning Vision into Reality

Back in March 2016, Mayor Neni Moerniaeni, the newly-elected Mayor of Bontang, East Kalimantan, started out her term with an unforeseen challenge. The very core component that keeps the government running, Bontang’s regional government budget, was drastically...

IUC Webinar: Promoting Innovative Financing Solutions for Cities

IUC Webinar: Promoting Innovative Financing Solutions for Cities

23 February 2020 – Cities’ institutional capacities to source alternative financing are critical for urban development. However, financing cities’ long-term needs in a rapidly urbanised world remains a global challenge and collaboration is essential in this regard....

How Does Guangzhou City Respond to COVID-19?

How Does Guangzhou City Respond to COVID-19?

Since the beginning of 2020, China has been facing the battle against COVID-19 (or novel coronavirus). Instead of gathering with relatives and friends to celebrate the festive Chinese New Year, the 1.4 billion Chinese stayed at home and avoided gatherings in their...

GIS for Urban Resilience Bootcamp

GIS for Urban Resilience Bootcamp

25-27 March 2020 (Manila, Philippines) A 3-day practical and hands-on GIS-RS Training using QGIS, PostgreSQL and Google Earth in the applications in the field of disaster risk reduction (DRR) and emergency management (EM). Duration: 3 Days Delivery: Face to face boot...

Gender and DRR Online Learning Course

Gender and DRR Online Learning Course

15 March – 11 April 2020 (Manila, Philippines) Gender and Disaster Risk Reduction (GDRR) is a four-week facilitated online learning course that contributes to improving knowledge of relevant policies, regulations, and tools for gender-responsive climate and disaster...