EC-Link Project was invited to participate at the Sino-German | Sino-Europe International Workshop on Urban Renewal. The workshop was hosted by Department of Standardization of Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development, GIZ, and under the support of MoHURD, co-organized by Sino-German Urbanisation Partnership and Europe-China Eco Cities Link (EC-Link) Project.
It has seen the participation of leaders from Department of Standardization of Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development, GIZ, Chengdu Municipal Committee and Municipal Government, CRRC Science and Technology Park Development Co., Ltd. and China Southwest Architectural Design and Research Institute, and domestic and foreign industry experts and International Experts.
The Seminar provided new ideas for exploring and practicing urban renewal models. Indeed, renewal and inheritance are a new paradigm of urbanization in the era when the building market is saturated. Chinese urbanization will be based on the visions of creating beautiful environment and happy life under the new urbanization strategy, focusing on ecological restoration and urban renovation, garden city, urban industrial upgrading and transformation, industrial heritage preservation, old city quarter transformation, community governance and other urban renewal key areas, and conduct dialogues on cross-industry policies and cross-city innovations.