Resilient Cities 2014 - the 5th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Mon, 31/03/2014
Venue City: 
Bonn
Basic Information
Date: 
29/05/2014 - 31/05/2014
Event Organisers: 

ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability

World Mayors Council on Climate Change Secretariat (WMCCC)

Co-organisers: 

Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development Germany (BMZ)

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT)

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR)

Language of event: 
English

Who should attend the Forum:

  • Mayors and Vice Mayors
  • Councillors, Commissioners and Governors
  • Chiefs of Sustainability Units
  • Heads of Policy Development
  • Directors of Urban Planning and Development
  • Disaster Risk and Emergency Managers
  • Directors of Resource and Environmental Development
  • Water and Sanitation Specialists
  • Global Climate Change and Adaptation Experts
  • Urban and Regional Planners
  • Senior Technical Advisors
  • Consultants
  • Civil Engineers
  • Senior Finance Analysts
  • Infrastructure and Utilities Managers
  • Professors and Academics: urban development, town planning and engineering, etc.
  • Private Sector Solutions Providers
  • Development Bank and Financial Institution representatives
  • International Organization representatives
  • Non-governmental Organization practitioners
  • Municipal Associations and Network representatives
  • University Students and Researchers
  • Think Tank Analysts and Private Sector Researchers

 

 

Themes of the Resilient Cities 2014 Congress:

1. Risk data and Analysis

2. Adaptation planning and polica

3. Comprehensive adaptation approaches

4. Collaborative and community-based adaptation

5. Resilient infrastructure and city-region support system

6. Governance and capacity building

7. Financing resilience and Recilient development