Talk at the United Nations about Compact Cities / by Usen Esiet

Stefan Al will give an expert talk at the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development at the United Nations headquarters in New York on July 7th. The topic of his talk is "Land use efficiency and compact city design in sustainable urban development." The event is organized by the United Nations Centre for Regional Development (UNCRD) and the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN  DESA). It is supported by the following organizations: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan; Ministry of the Environment of Japan; City of Kitakyushu; Toyota City; Ministry of Transportation of  Indonesia; United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP); United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT); and Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP). 

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