Urban October 22 – Event Programme

WEEK 1 | 03.10.-09.10.2022

TUE 04.10.2022 / 02:00-04:00 PM (CEST)

ZERO-WASTE CITY

An elusive goal for municipalities?

ORGANISER: Connective Cities via BBB (GIZ)

WED 05.10.2022 / 10:00-10:30 AM (CEST)

OPENING CEREMONY

with Inspirational Talk by Lior Steinberg on "Transforming cities for a liveable future for all"

ORGANISER: Sector Programme Cities (GIZ)

WED 05.10.2022 / 02:00-04:00 PM (CEST)

COOPERATIVE CLIMATE ACTION

Municipal Policies from G7 to COP27

ORGANISER: Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)

THU 06.10.2022 / 09:00-10:00 AM (CEST)

WORKING TOGETHER

How Can GIZ Projects Bring Partner Cities Closer to Climate Finance

ORGANISER: City Climate Finance Gap Fund (GIZ)

THU 06.10.2022 / 10:00-12:00 AM (CEST)

STEWARDSHIP FOR CIRCULAR ECONOMIES IN URBAN CONTEXTS

Experiences from the Natural Resources Stewardship Programme (NatuReS)

ORGANISER: NatuReS (GIZ)

WEEK 2 | 10.10.-16.10.2022

MON 10.10.2022 / 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (CEST)

UPGRADING SUBSTANDARD SETTLEMENTS IN SERBIA BY A HUMAN-RIGHTS CENTRED APPROACH

ORGANISER: Programme "Inclusion of Roma and other marginalized groups in Serbia" (GIZ)

TUE 11.10.2022 / 9:30 AM-12:30 PM (CEST)

HOW TO SUPPORT CITIES IN LINKING PROJECTS TO CLIMATE FINANCE?

Lessons Learned from FELICITY Global

ORGANISER: Financing Energy for Low-Carbon Investment – Cities Advisory Facility (FELICITY, GIZ)

THU 13.10.2022 / 02:00-04:00 PM (CEST)

SMART CITIES FOR A GREEN AND RESILIENT URBAN DEVELOPMENT

ISCN Online Symposium

ORGANISER: International Smart Cities Network (GIZ)

SAT 15.10.2022 / 02:00 PM (CEST)

BONN CITY TOUR BY BIKE

How can vacant residential units serve as sustainable living spaces?

ORGANISER: Sector Programme Cities (GIZ)

WEEK 3 | 17.10.-23.10.2022

MON 17.10.2022 / 02:00-03:00 PM (CEST)

THE URBAN AGE TASK FORCE: A TEMPORARY THINK TANK FOR INDIVIDUAL CITIES!

Global Research, Local Action

ORGANISER: GIZ Sectoral Department (FMB) for Democracy, Digital Governance (GIZ)

WED 19.10.2022 / 09:00-11:00 AM (CEST)

PARTICIPATORY AND INCLUSIVE URBAN DEVELOPMENT AND GOVERNANCE IN THE MENA REGION

Insights from Egypt, Palestine and Jordan

ORGANISER: GIZ Egypt, GIZ Jordan, GIZ Palestine

19.10.-21.10.2022 / 09:00 AM-04:30 PM (GMT-5)

ECUADOR'S NATIONAL URBAN FORUM 2022

Let us meet for the Habitat!

ORGANISER: Sustainable Intermediate Cities II (GIZ Project)

FRI 21.10.2022 / 03:00-03:30 PM (CEST)

C40 CITIES FINANCE FACILITY (CFF): PRESS CONFERENCE

Launching new city partnerships - Live from the C40 World Mayors Summit

ORGANISER: C40 CFF (GIZ)

THU 20.10.2022 / 09:00 AM (UTC-5)

DATA FOR CITY DEVELOPMENT

ORGANISER: Observatorio Cuenca 2070 (Universidad de Cuenca, Municipalidad de Cuenca, Cámara de Industrias Producción y Empleo), Programa Ciudades Intermedias Sostenibles y Programa Ecuador SinCero (GIZ Ecuador), Fundación Datalat

SAT 22.10.2022 / 02:00 PM (CEST)

BONN CITY TOUR

Urban planning in "Bonn Nordstadt" and its transformation to the "Old Town"

ORGANISER: Sector Programme Cities (GIZ)

WEEK 4 | 24.10.-30.10.2022

TUE 25.10.2022 / 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (CEST)

CITIES AS THE SUPER HEROES TACKLING CLIMATE CHANGE

C40 Cities Finance Facility's (CFF) new city partnerships

ORGANISER: C40 CFF (GIZ)

TUE 25.10.2022 / 02:30-03:30 PM (CEST)

DELOG IN DIALOGUE

Barriers to Women’s Participation in Informal Urban Settlements

ORGANISER: Development Partners Network on Decentralisation and Local Governance (DeLoG, GIZ)

WED 26.10.2022 / 08:30-10:00 AM (GMT-6)

THE VALUE OF WATER

For more ecological and safer cities

ORGANISER: Resilencia Urbana (GIZ), MAR2R Project, Caribe Circular (GIZ), World Wildlife Fund (WWF)

WED 26.10.2022 / 09:00-11:00 AM (CEST)

SMART CITIES AND TWIN TRANSITION

Examples from Asia and beyond

ORGANISER: Transformation – Urban Opportunities – Climate Change (TUrbOCliC, GIZ), International Smart Cities Network (GIZ), Experts for municipal partners worldwide (GIZ), GIZ Sectoral Department (FMB) for Democracy, Digital Governance (GIZ), Climate Smart Cities (CSC, GIZ)

WED 26.10.2022 / 02:00-03:30 PM (CEST)

CITY WORKS

Showcasing tools, methods and practical experiences from the ground on localizing the global agendas

ORGANISER: Sector Programme Cities (GIZ)

THU 27.10.2022 / 09:00-10:30 AM (CEST)

COMMUNITY-BASED FINANCE

Webinar

ORGANISER: Sector Programme Cities (GIZ)

THU 27.10.2022 / 10:00-10:45 AM (CEST)

IMPROVING ENERGY PERFORMANCE OF HOSPITALS IN JAKARTA

C40 Cities Finance Facility (CFF)

ORGANISER: C40 CFF (GIZ)

THU 27.10.2022 / 02:30-05:00 PM (CEST)

CITIES CHALLENGE

Virtual Field Visit to the Urban Living Labs 2.0

ORGANISER: Sector Programme Cities (GIZ), Cities Alliance, UN-Habitat

THU 27.10.2022 / 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (CEST)

G7 URBAN DEVELOPMENT AGENDA

ORGANISER: Dialogues for Urban Change (D4UC, GIZ)

FRI 28.10.2022 / (tbd) (CEST)

GETTING TO KNOW THE CCFLA

How can GIZ benefit from the network?

ORGANISER: Leading Urban Climate Action (LUCI, GIZ)

SAT 29.10.2022 / 11:00 AM-02:00 PM (CEST)

FRANKFURT CITY TOUR

Gentrification in the Gallus neighbourhood

ORGANISER: Sector Proramme Cities (GIZ)

WEEK 5 | 31.10.-06.11.2022

WED 02.11.2022 / 02:00-05:00 PM (CEST)

THEMATIC FORUM URBANISATION

Special Session

ORGANISER: Sector Programme Cities (GIZ), Sector Project on Forced Deplacement (GIZ), GIZ Sectoral Department (FMB) for Democracy, Digital Governance, Urban Development (GIZ) (tbd)

ONGOING

GOOD PRACTICES AND VOICES FROM "CONNECTIVE CITIES"

ORGANISER: Connective Cities (GIZ)

IMPRESSIONS FROM THE WORLD URBAN FORUM 11

26-30 June 2022, Katowice, Poland

ORGANISER: Sector Programme Cities (GIZ)