Events

April 5-11, 2014
World Urban Forum 7

The upcoming World Urban Forum (WUF7), organized by the United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat) in Medellin, Colombia from April 5-11,...

2-6 June 2014
Short Course on Urbanization and Health: Systems Approaches

This 5-day course will improve participants' understanding of relationships between urbanization and human health. Following an introduction to...

10 am – 11.00 am, Tuesday, 18 March 2014
Multi-level determinants of obesity in the Asia-Pacific region: Food...

While levels of obesity are rising across the Asia-Pacific region, this presentation argues that country specific policies, level of economic...

10 am – 11.15 am, Friday, 21 February 2014
Public Seminar: Mitigating Climate Change through US Energy Diplomacy

Growth in developing countries is surging, with strong economic gains, relentless increases in energy demand, and more city-dwellers than ever...

10am – 11am, Monday, 18 November 2013
Biodiversity and community health: Strengthening linkages

The utility of biodiversity to secure health is well acknowledged. What is often not sufficiently addressed is the need to link access to good health...

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