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Keynote: Tetsushi Sonobe Panel: Infrastructure: Targets, Governance and Financing
Infrastructure plays a key role in supporting the recoupling of economic prosperity with social and environmental prosperity. This requires long-term investment in social infrastructure, including education, health and housing, as well as investments into infrastructure that supports a reduction of the environmental footprints. The Covid-19 crisis affects the global economy largely through and within interconnected ... Read more
Global Solutions Hub
Building forward better – the contribution of international cooperation to the urban responses to Covid-19
The Solution Session “Building forward better. The contribution of international cooperation to the urban responses to Covid-19” is the outcome of a virtual Dialogue series hosted by Global Solutions Initiative (GSI) and Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) over the course of several months. These Dialogues brought together 30 experts and practitioners from academia, private sector ... Read more
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GIZ panel “Building forward better – the contribution of international cooperation to the urban responses to Covid-19”
The Solution Session “Building forward better. The contribution of international cooperation to the urban responses to Covid-19” is the outcome of a virtual Dialogue series hosted by Global Solutions Initiative (GSI) and Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) over the course of several months. These Dialogues brought together 30 experts and practitioners from academia, private sector ... Read more
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Keynote Tetsushi Sonobe
The Solution Session “Building forward better. The contribution of international cooperation to the urban responses to Covid-19” is the outcome of a virtual Dialogue series hosted by Global Solutions Initiative (GSI) and Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) over the course of several months. These Dialogues brought together 30 experts and practitioners from academia, private sector ... Read more
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Keynote Michael Cohen
The Solution Session “Building forward better. The contribution of international cooperation to the urban responses to Covid-19” is the outcome of a virtual Dialogue series hosted by Global Solutions Initiative (GSI) and Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) over the course of several months. These Dialogues brought together 30 experts and practitioners from academia, private sector ... Read more
Policy Brief
A sustainable urbanization and infrastructure response to the Covid-19 pandemic
Holger Kühle (GIZ), Jörn Meyer (GIZ), Mitch Cook (The New School), Susan Parnell (University of Bristol and Emeritus Professor at the African Centre for Cities (ACC), University of Cape Town), Nicolas Buchoud (Grand Paris Alliance for Metropolitan Development), Raja Almarzoqi (Saudi Arabia), Michael Cohen (Milano School of Policy, Management, and Environment)
Global Solutions Hub
What can the G20 do to support city leadership on the SDGs?
Prior to the COVID-19 crisis, in a world of rapid urbanization, mayors and municipal officials were increasingly demonstrating their leadership in accelerating social and economic progress to advance the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Their local priorities have taken on added importance as the world plans its recovery from COVID-19. This session will explore how the ... Read more

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