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Makassar’s young generation addressed biggest urban challenges

October 28, 2014
Up to 400 students from a number of high schools and universities in Makassar enthusiastically put their heads together to…


A message from CityNet Secretary General from the UN Climate Summit

September 29, 2014
  Whoever could have imagined Governor Brown and Mayor Bloomberg jointly lighting our collective passion on engaging cities in the…


Makati – Seoul Technical Cooperation among Cities of Developing Countries

September 23, 2014
Fourteen public officials from the City of Makati, Philippines visited Seoul, South Korea as part of Technical Cooperation among Cities…


KLRTC XXIX Urban Planning for City Leaders

September 23, 2014
In conjunction with the 6th International Conference on World Class Sustainable Cities, the short training course was tailored for urban…


Urban Infrastructure Financing Options Workshop

July 29, 2014
CityNet and CDIA spent a week coaching seven cities in the identification of different funding sources for their urban infrastructure…

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What is the Secondment Staff Program? The Secondment Staff Program was established in 1995 during the Network's eighth Executive Committee…


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Who are CityNet interns?   CityNet interns are young international leaders of the highest caliber. We train, equip, and develop interns’…


Volunteer Opportunities

The CITYNET Secretariat has recently opened in Seoul, South Korea. With this move, CITYNET is opening volunteer positions for qualified…


Urban Mobility India'14
Starts: 12:00 am
Ends: November 29, 2014 - 12:00 am
Location: New Delhi, India
Description: The Urban Mobility India (UMI) Conference and Expo is an annual event with the overarching theme which runs across all the aspects of urban mobility and is organized by the Institute of Urban Transport (India). For more information see:
2014 CityNet 32nd Executive Committee Meeting and International Seminar
Starts: 12:00 am
Ends: December 1, 2014 - 12:00 am
Location: Hue, Vietnam
Description: The Executive Committee is the highest governing body of CityNet and they meet once per year to give vision and strategy to the Secretariat. For more information see:
Conference of Parties (COP) 20
Starts: 12:00 am
Ends: December 8, 2014 - 12:00 am
Location: Lima, Peru
Description: Transport Day 2014 will be organised by Partnership on Sustainable, Low Carbon Transport and Bridging the Gap Initiative. The conference will be dedicated to transport issues at the UNFCCC COP 20/CMP 10 – Twentieth session of the Conference of the Parties and the tenth session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol. For more information see:

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CITYNET Services

Can your city benefit from innovative solutions, staff development, or impartial advice from industry experts? If so, welcome to CityNet Services, a dynamic platform to exchange effective practices and achievements among CityNet…


Microsoft-CITYNET Appathon Uncovers Innovative Solutions for Kathmandu

The first CityApp Appathon organized jointly by Microsoft and CITYNET (The Regional Network of Local Authorities for the Management of Human Settlements) included 103 developers from across Nepal building web and mobile…

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Making IT Infrastructure Available: A Stand Alone E-learning Solution for Tansen Municipality

In September 2013, CITYNET will kick off a project in Tansen, Nepal that will provide an opportunity to students of two public schools to access internet and information technology. The “Making IT…

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