Places in decline, are not left behind, they are kept behind, by decades of neglect, under-development, lack of investment and misguided policies said Professor Simin Davoudi, from the University of Newcastle, keynote speaker in the ESPON seminar about “the role of functional areas in territorial cohesion”.
Within a project for resilient urban renewal in Mongolia, the assignment aims at providing technical advisory services for establishment and management of the eco-district and affordable housing fund and creation of sustainable and replicable green financing mechanisms.
In 2019 Sustainable Energy for All will convene a series of intensive planning and mapping meetings focused on how to increase the speed and scale of progress along the critical path to SDG7, which calls for universal access to sustainable energy by 2030.
Registration is open for the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). The event, that will be held from 1 to 5 May 2019 in Nadi, Fiji, is an opportunity to get to know the bank's investment priorities in advance.