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2012-08-15 02:28:44

XI'AN, China, Aug. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The multi-stakeholder 2012 World Cities Scientific Development Forum (WCSDF) will take place 12 - 14 December 2012 in the historic city of Xi'an, China under the theme "Promoting Sustainable Urban Development through Urban Agriculture and Tourism". (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120815/CN57776) Around 500 senior national and local government policy makers, NGOs and CBOs, research and training institutions, academic...

2011-08-25 07:07:00

CHENGDU, China, Aug. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Second World Cities Scientific Development Forum and the First Mayors' Summit on Disaster Risk Reduction under the theme of "Focusing on Sustainable Development and Cooperation among Cities, Building Livable Cities for Humanity" and co-organized by the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR), the People's Government of Chengdu Municipality, World Cities Scientific Development Alliance (WCSDA) and Sister...

2011-05-30 07:00:00

BEIJING, May 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Third Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction and World Reconstruction Conference organized by the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction kicked off in Geneva on May 11. The theme of the event is "Invest Today for Safer Tomorrow", aiming at facilitating the building of communities of resilience through promoting more rational resource allocation. The event brought together representatives from 175...

2011-05-30 07:00:00

BEIJING, May 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Second WCSDF co-organized by United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR), the People's Government of Chengdu, Sister Cities International (SCI) and World Cities Scientific Development Alliance (WCSDA) is slated for Aug 11-13, 2011 in Chengdu, China. The theme for the Forum is "Development and Cooperation among Cities: Building Livable Cities for Humanity". This is an international event on sustainable city...