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Planning, Finance and Governance
From Detroit to Lahore, most cities around the world are facing financing challenges. Bankruptcy, budget deficits, unmaintained infrastructure, declining quality of services and increasing urban poverty are unfortunately too common headlines. At the same time, the world is becoming more complex and municipal officials are not only dealing with the day to day business which comes with running a city but, they also have to increasingly address issues of social inclusion, local economic development, job creation, crime and violence, climate change, floods, natural and man-made disasters as well as an increasing number of urban dwellers. Against this backdrop, there is both a sense of urgency and a huge opportunity for change.
October 27, 2015 - December 18, 2015
Planning, Finance and Governance
This course provides participants with a functional and integrated understanding of the dynamics of urban land use and demonstrates how to effectively utilize policies and planning instruments to manage urban growth and achieve sustainable, equitable and efficient development outcomes.
October 28, 2015 - December 15, 2015
This course is intended primarily for Parliamentary Staff but will be of benefit to Members of Parliament (MPs) and individuals interested in learning more about the core functions of Parliaments. The module on Parliamentary Committees forms part of the self-paced learning program on “Professional Development for Parliamentary Staff”. 
November 02, 2015 - December 13, 2015



Istanbul, Turkey
September 1-4, 2015
Washington, DC
November 16-19, 2015


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Jobs are critical for reducing poverty and providing youth with a brighter future, says the World Development Report.