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Colombia hosts third National Urban Forum

Bogota 16 October 2015—More than 500 participants converged in Bogota for the 3rd National Urban Forum which explored the challenges of post-conflict management Colombian cities. The opening session was attended by the President of the Republic, Juan Manuel Santos Calderon; Minister of Housing and Town Planning, Luis Felipe Henao; the …

Hanoi workshop discusses international best practices in planning bill drafting

Hanoi, 26 August 2015— Top planning experts, representatives from National Assembly committees, ministries, central and local departments, research institutes, universities, civic organisations and NGOs met in Hanoi for a workshop titled ‘Drafting of the Planning Bill – International best practices and suggestions for Vietnam’. The Ministry of Planning and Investment …