Who We Are

ABOUT US

CityNet is the largest association of urban stakeholders committed to sustainable development in the Asia Pacific region. Established in 1987 with the support of UNESCAP, UNDP and UN-Habitat, the Network of cities has grown to include over 163 municipalities, NGOs, private companies and research centers.

We connect actors, exchange knowledge and build commitment to establish more sustainable and resilient cities. Through capacity building, city-to-city cooperation and tangible projects, we help our members respond to Climate Change, Disaster, the Sustainable Development Goals and rising Infrastructure demands.

OUR MISSION

To connect urban actors and deliver tangible solutions for cities across the Asia Pacific region.

Vision & Core Value

Our Vision

Promote the exchange of knwledge and best practices

Suppoert livable, inclusive, and equitable cities

Forge the largest network of urban stakeholders across the Asia Pacific region

Nurture an enduring network of urban actors that together create sustainable and resilient cities

Combat global climate change and disaster resilience

Advance urban issues on the global sustainability agenda

Observe and effectively respond to the changing urban landscape

Core Value

Connect

We bring together local governments, civil society, and the private sector to collectively act for more sustainable cities.

Exchange

We unite key stakeholders to share knowledge and find innovative solutions for urban challenges.

Build

We believe in building a movement for more people-friendly, socially just, ecologically sound, economically productive, culturally vibrant, and globally connected cities.

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✨ CityNet is organizing a webinar session with the Local Government Academy (LGA) on #SmartCities 🏙️, #Mobility 🏃 and #Transportation 🚍. The webinar will be on October 28, 2020 from 2:00 to 4:30 PM KST.

✒️ Register your participation at bit.ly/phlocalgovt-forum2020. Please check CityNet session under the sponsored sessions list. For more information, you can also email forum@lga.gov.ph.

💭 Learn how Seoul and Taipei were transformed to become one of Asia-Pacific’s 🌏 most connected cities! Listen to experts discuss how cities have overcome challenges and utilized technology to ensure resilient communities in the post-COVID-19 era.

LGA is an associate member of CityNet.
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The annual Smart City Expo World Congress (@SmartCityexpo) is available to the world this year! 🌐 #SCLive2020 will be a 2-day TV broadcast with #interviews, #debates, #SuccessStories, #workshops, #sessions, and #sideevents.

Get access here: https://bit.ly/3jc2J5W