National Building Museum

Nearing Naples

 Urban Mobility, Energy & Environmental Sustenance 


In anticipation of the Sixth World Urban Forum (WUF 6) in Naples, Italy in September 2012, the National Building Museum will host a series of dialogues chaired and organized by a network of cross-sector US urban policy stakeholders.

Each session focuses on one of the four designated WUF 6 dialogues and serves as a run-up to the Forum in Naples.

  • Thursday, May 24, 12-2 PM
    "Urban Planning: Institutions and Regulations, Including Improvement of Quality of Life."
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  • Monday, June 18, 12-2 PM
    “Equity & Prosperity: Distribution of Wealth and Opportunities”
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  • Monday, July 16, 12-2 PM
    “Productive Cities: Competitive and Innovative Cities”
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  • Wednesday, August 15, 12-3 PM
    “Urban Mobility, Energy & Environmental Sustenance”
    Listen to program audio.

The National Building Museum, UN-HABITAT, The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office for International & Philanthropic Innovation, Habitat for Humanity, and our partners invite you to attend the dialogues. At the end of the summer, a cumulative report will be published to summarize the four sessions and draw parallels to forthcoming events at WUF 6.

Register here for “Urban Mobility, Energy & Environmental Sustenance”

This series is presented in partnership with:

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Time: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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