World Bank Knowledge Sharing Series on Low Carbon & Climate-Smart Cities #4 (2021)


📅 Online event
World Bank Knowledge Sharing Series on Low Carbon & Climate-Smart Cities#4: Climate-Smart Urban Form (October 27, 2021)

This online event aimed to achieve the following objectives:

1. Practices and policy initiatives of urban green space from Japan
2. Participation of private sector in climate-smart urban forms: experience from Australia and applicability to cities across East Asia and Pacific (EAP).

00:00 Introduction
• Victor Mulas, Team Lead of TDLC, World Bank

02:04 Welcome Remarks
• Ming Zhang, Practice Manager, World Bank

08:56 Session 1: Fukuoka City: Urban Green Space to Adapt to Climate Change
• Speaker: Leslie Mabon, School of Engineering and Innovation, Open University, UK
• Speaker: Junya Nakamura, Director, Greenery City Planning Section, Flower & Greenery City Department, Housing & Urban Planning Bureau, Fukuoka City Government
• Moderator: Lesley Cordero, Senior Disaster Risk Management Specialist, World Bank

38:44 Session 2: Key SDG’s Index Approach (KIA) for Smart City Development: Case of Sydney, Australia
• Speaker: Yasushi Fukuizumi, Senior Exec Fellow, VP, Power Systems, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries
• Moderator: Stamatis Kotouzas, Senior Land Administration Specialist, World Bank

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About World Bank Tokyo Development Learning Center (TDLC) 🌐 TDLC was launched in Tokyo in 2004 under a partnership between the Government of Japan and the World Bank. TDLC is a global one-stop knowledge hub for urban development, seeking to operationalize knowledge to maximize the development impact of World Bank projects in developing countries.



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