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Collaboration between China and UN-Habitat-Under the One Belt One Road Initiative: Executive Director visits Beijing

Posted on 31 May, 2017 on unhabitat.org

Green and safe, or dirty and dangerous? East Asia's cities grapple with growth

Posted on 17 February, 2017 on www.eco-business.com

Tinder for cities: how tech is making urban planning more inclusive

Posted on 30 January, 2017 on www.theguardian.com | ICT and Smart Cities| Urban Planning

Superblocks: how Barcelona is taking city streets back from cars

Posted on 18 August, 2016 on www.vox.com | Compact Urban Development

Overwhelming Urban Landscape Photography From a Bird’s Eye Perspective

Posted on 11 July, 2016 on ecourbanlab.com | Urban Planning

The world’s most significant competition for sustainable design launched in Paris

Posted on 6 July, 2016 on www.lafargeholcim-foundation.org | Urban Planning

Germany overhauls its flagship energy policy

Posted on 28 June, 2016 on www.chinadialogue.net | Clean Energy

EU Covenant of Mayors and Compact of Mayors launch the largest global coalition of cities leading to fight climate change

Posted on 23 June, 2016 on www.factorco2.com | Clean Energy

Renewable energy surges to record levels around the world

Posted on 1 June, 2016 on www.bbc.co.uk | Clean Energy

3D Express Coach (PICTURES): China plans huge buses that can drive over cars

Posted on 30 May, 2016 on www.huffingtonpost.com | Green Transport

Building leadership for healthy urban sustainability

Posted on 16 May, 2016 on www.chgeharvard.org

Liaoning Urban Construction School’s Eco-Laboratory: innovations in architectural education as a result of school reforms

Posted on 11 May, 2016 on blogs.worldbank.org | Green Buildings

Story of cities #37: how radical ideas turned Curitiba into Brazil's 'green capital'

Posted on 9 May, 2016 on www.theguardian.com | Urban Planning

On China’s central plains, an ‘aerotropolis’ grows near Zhengzhou

Posted on 9 May, 2016 on citiscope.org | Urban Planning

Mr. Frederic Asseline on China’s Urbanization and the EC Link Project

Posted on 29 April, 2016 on china.ahk.de

Conference on Green Bonds and Green Finance in China

Posted on 28 April, 2016 on www.emergingmarketsdialogue.org | Municipal Finance

Inclusive cities are productive cities

Posted on 20 April, 2016 on www.mckinsey.com

Municipal energy policies and concepts: German and Chinese Experiences

Posted on 18 April, 2016 on china-lcln.org | Clean Energy

2016 Guangzhou Award: Call for Submissions

Posted on 7 April, 2016 on www.guangzhouaward.org

Sustainable Urban China (Berlin) on 31 May 2016

Posted on 7 April, 2016 on metropolitansolutions.iclei.org

Bonn-Chengdu: Three lessons from green city partnerships

Posted on 31 March, 2016 on www.chinadialogue.net

World Bank to Support China’s War on Air Pollution

Posted on 24 March, 2016 on www.worldbank.org

WB and GEF launch new multi-million dollar Global Platform for Sustainable Cities

Posted on 16 March, 2016 on www.worldbank.org

China cities aim to hit ‘peak carbon’ early

Posted on 15 March, 2016 on citiscope.org

Chinese Cities Show Climate Leadership on a Global Stage

Posted on 5 March, 2016 on www.c40.org