The World Bank Urbanscapes Community of Practice
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Re-thinking Public Space

Thirty Minutes on Thursdays* are back! Thursday, February 20, 2020   *BBL series specifically targeting staff in Country Offices, particularly those in time zones different from that of Washington, DC...

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Using Data to Enhance Women’s Mobility in Cities

Women’s lack of safety negatively affects their right to work and study, their health, and their mobility within their neighbourhoods and the wider city. Experiences of violence and fear result in wom...

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Habitat Planning in Central Asia – From Planning for Safety...

\ The Aga Khan Agency for Habitat (AKAH) is an Agency of the Aga Khan Development Network. It’s mission is to establish a safe and sustainable habitat in which communities, families and individuals ca...

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Dhaka CO Talk: Leveraging Municipal Assets and Services for ...

  x DHAKA COUNTRY OFFICE Leveraging Municipal Assets & SERVICES for Communities in Dhaka:  Learning from Japan, Vietnam AND BANGLADESH Wednesday, August 21, 2019 11:30 – 12:30  (GMT +6) Jamuna and Web...

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REPORTS & PUBLICATIONS

The Hidden Wealth of Cities : Creating, Financing, and Managing Public Spaces In every city, the urban spaces that form the public realm—ranging from city streets, neighborhood squares, and parks to p...

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Disruptive Technology Solutions in Bank Operations

PRESENTATIONS ARE ATTACHED. RECORDING IS AVAILABLE HERE. Chair      Hyoung Gun Wang, Senior Economist, SSAU1   Presenters Victor Mulas, Senior Operations Officer, ETIMT Catalina Ochoa, Senior Urban Tr...

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A new app is launched to measure public space use

Read the blog in Smart Cities Dive  to learn more about it.  Here is a snapshot: Sidewalk Labs has launched CommonSpace, an app that allows users to easily gather data about public life to inform deci...

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Urbanscapes Symposium 2.0

x CITIES x NEIGHBORHOODS x PLACES URBANSCAPES SYMPOSIUM 2.0 Thursday, March 21, 2019 World Bank HQ, MC C1-100 9:45 – 17:30 The symposium will showcase global best practices in shaping productive, inno...

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No One at the Wheel: Driverless Cars and the Road of the Fut...

Presentation is attached. Recording is available here.   Autonomous vehicles will be the most disruptive technology to hit society worldwide. In “NO ONE AT THE WHEEL: Driverless Cars and the Road of t...

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Technical Deep Dive: Unlocking City Spatial Plans through Tr...

January 21-25, 2019, Tokyo and Fukuoka World Bank Tokyo Development Learning Center (TDLC) Urbanscapes Knowledge Silo Breaker (KSB) Transit Oriented Development Community of Practice (CoP) Follow the ...

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Bridging DC: The 11th Street Bridge Park Project

Access the recording here. Dowload the presentation here .

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