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event schedule

day
1

thursday
05 october 2023
opening program
time
activities
venue

09:00 am - 10:30 am

Opening Program

Meeting Room 4

Dialogue and Assemblies
time
activities
venue

10:45 am – 12:30 pm

Dialogue 1: Harmonizing Land Use and Transport

Planning: Transforming Cities and Communities for Sustainable and Inclusive Urbanization

A Dialogue between professional groups and planning practitioners to set policy directions and actions to address key issues on integrated land use and transportation planning in Metro Manila and other highly urbanized cities.

Meeting Room 4

11:00 am – 12:00 nn

Assemblies 1: Urban Poor

A sectoral assembly for the Urban Poor to promote meaningful participatory engagement with sectors and duty bearers to advocate the principles and recommended actions to effectively implement the PNUA, SDGs, and other national urban policies and programs.

Meeting Room 6

11:00 am – 12:00 nn

Assemblies 2: Children and Youth

A sectoral assembly for the Children and Youth to promote meaningful participatory engagement with sectors and duty bearers to advocate the principles and recommended actions to effectively implement the PNUA, SDGs, and other national urban policies and programs.

Meeting Room 7

11:00 am – 12:00 nn

Assemblies 3: Women

A sectoral assembly for Women to promote meaningful participatory engagement with sectors and duty bearers to advocate the principles and recommended actions to effectively implement the PNUA, SDGs, and other national urban policies and programs.

Meeting Room 8

Roundtable and Panel Discussions
time
activities
venue

11:00 am – 12:00 nn

Roundtable and Panel Discussions 1: Implementation of the Pambansang Pabahay Para sa Pilipino Program (4PH Program)

Sharing of LGU experiences and strategies in implementing the 4PH program and open discussion to identify areas for improvement and cooperation to facilitate the successful implementation of the 4PH program.

Meeting Room 5

01:00 pm – 02:30 pm

Roundtable and Panel Discussions 2: "Green Building and Architecture"

Discuss tools, strategies, techniques, and best practices to promote the practice of green architecture and its applicability and design functions in the Philippine context.

Meeting Room 4

01:30 pm – 03:00 pm

Roundtable and Panel Discussions 3: Resilient Urban Economies

League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) Discuss best practices, identify areas for improvement or support, and make recommendations for LGUs to enhance local revenue mobilization and fiscal management toward their financial resilience and long-term sustainability.

Meeting Room 5

investment forum
time
activities
venue

03:00 pm – 05:00 pm

Plenary Session on Financing Sustainable Urban Development

Promote project financing and external sources of financing for urban development projects to address climate change.

Meeting Room 4

Training Events
time
activities
venue

01:00 pm – 04:00 pm

Training Event 1: Smart Cities Knowledge Exchange Forum

Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) with World Bank

Meeting Room 6

01:00 pm – 04:00 pm

Training Event 2: Internal Migration and Population Dynamics of Urbanization in the Philippines

Commission on Population and Development (CPD)

Meeting Room 7

01:00 pm – 04:00 pm

Training Event 3: R2R 101: Ridge-to-Reef/Watershed Ecosystem Management (R2R/WEM) Approach to Land Use Planning

Watershed Integrated Area Land Use Planning (WILUP) Project

Meeting Room 8

Urban Exhibit and Gallery
time
activities
venue

09:00 am – 05:00 pm

Urban Exhibit

Executive Lounge

day
2

friday
06 october 2023
Roundtable and Panel Discussions
time
activities
venue

09:00 am – 09:30 am

Roundtable and Panel Discussions 4: Launching of the New Urban Agenda (NUA) Progress Report

Presentation of the highlights of the Philippine NUA Implementation Report which provides an assessment on the progress made by the government

Meeting Room 4

09:30 am – 10:30 am

Roundtable and Panel Discussions 5: SDG Localization in the Philippines and SDG Cities Launch

Launch the SDG Cities Global Initiative in the Philippines and mobilize Philippine cities to join and benefit from the project.

Meeting Room 4

10:30 am – 12:00 nn

Roundtable and Panel Discussions 6: Nature-Based Pathways to Sustainable Urban Development

UN-Habitat

Promote digital tools and technologies for Resilient Land Use and Urban Planning and Share information to LGUs on available training programs and resources for technology-based local planning.

Meeting Room 4

01:00 pm – 03:00 pm

Roundtable and Panel Discussions 7: Advancing Resilient Urban Planning through Smart Tools and Technologies

Promote digital tools and technologies for Resilient Land Use and Urban Planning in the Philippines.

Meeting Room 4

Training Events
time
activities
venue

09:00 am – 12:00 nn

Training Event 4: Making a Pitch: How to Package Climate Resilient Project Proposals (Project Proposal Development, Financing, and Implementation for Urban Development Projects)

DHSUD and UN-Habitat

Meeting Room 6

09:00 am – 12:00 nn

Training Event 5: Sustainable Urban Governance: Building an Enabling Environment, Preparing Bankable Projects

German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ) and Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA)

Meeting Room 7

09:00 am – 12:00 nn

Training Event 6: Resilient Planning for Cities and Municipalities: How can LGUs Use Climate Information for Building City/Municipality–wide Resilience and Adaptation Actions

DHSUD ELUPDB and DHSUD Regional ELUPDD

Meeting Room 8

01:00 pm – 04:00 pm

Training Event 7: Application of City Biodiversity Index to Enhance Biodiversity and Green Spaces in Urban Areas

Department of Environment and Natural Resources – Biodiversity Management Bureau (DENR-BMB) through the Biodiversity Corridor Project with UNDP/GEF

Meeting Room 6

01:00 pm – 04:00 pm

Training Event 8: Risk-informed Planning and Decision-Making for LGUs using the Provincial Climate Risk Diagnostic Tool and Enhanced CDRA

Department of Environment and Natural Resources – Climate Change Service (DENR-CCS) and UN-Habitat

Meeting Room 7

01:00 pm – 04:00 pm

Training Event 9: Community Architecture: Participatory Planning, Design, Construction, and Estate Management for Low-Income Settlements in Urban Areas

Homeless People's Federation Philippines Incorporated (HPFPI) and Technical Assistance Movement for People and Environment, Inc. (TAMPEI)

Meeting Room 8

Urban Exhibit and Gallery
time
activities
venue

09:00 am – 05:00 pm

Urban Exhibit

Executive Lounge

closing program
time
activities
venue

03:30 pm – 05:00 pm

Closing Program

Meeting Room 4

day
1

thursday
05 october 2023
opening program
time

09:00 am - 10:30 am

activities

Opening Program

venue

Meeting Room 4

Dialogue and Assemblies
time

10:45 am – 12:30 pm

activities

Dialogue 1: Harmonizing Land Use and Transport

Planning: Transforming Cities and Communities for Sustainable and Inclusive Urbanization

A Dialogue between professional groups and planning practitioners to set policy directions and actions to address key issues on integrated land use and transportation planning in Metro Manila and other highly urbanized cities.

venue

Meeting Room 4

time

11:00 am – 12:00 nn

activities

Assemblies 1: Urban Poor

A sectoral assembly for the Urban Poor to promote meaningful participatory engagement with sectors and duty bearers to advocate the principles and recommended actions to effectively implement the PNUA, SDGs, and other national urban policies and programs.

venue

Meeting Room 6

time

11:00 am – 12:00 nn

activities

Assemblies 2: Children and Youth

A sectoral assembly for the Children and Youth to promote meaningful participatory engagement with sectors and duty bearers to advocate the principles and recommended actions to effectively implement the PNUA, SDGs, and other national urban policies and programs.

venue

Meeting Room 7

time

11:00 am – 12:00 nn

activities

Assemblies 3: Women

A sectoral assembly for Women to promote meaningful participatory engagement with sectors and duty bearers to advocate the principles and recommended actions to effectively implement the PNUA, SDGs, and other national urban policies and programs.

venue

Meeting Room 8

Roundtable and Panel Discussions
time

11:00 am – 12:00 nn

activities

Roundtable and Panel Discussions 1: Implementation of the Pambansang Pabahay Para sa Pilipino Program (4PH Program)

Sharing of LGU experiences and strategies in implementing the 4PH program and open discussion to identify areas for improvement and cooperation to facilitate the successful implementation of the 4PH program.

venue

Meeting Room 5

time

01:00 pm – 02:30 pm

activities

Roundtable and Panel Discussions 2: "Green Building and Architecture"

Discuss tools, strategies, techniques, and best practices to promote the practice of green architecture and its applicability and design functions in the Philippine context.

venue

Meeting Room 4

time

01:30 pm – 03:00 pm

activities

Roundtable and Panel Discussions 3: Resilient Urban Economies

League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) Discuss best practices, identify areas for improvement or support, and make recommendations for LGUs to enhance local revenue mobilization and fiscal management toward their financial resilience and long-term sustainability.

venue

Meeting Room 5

investment forum
time

01:30 pm – 03:00 pm

activities

Plenary Session on Financing Sustainable Urban Development

Promote project financing and external sources of financing for urban development projects to address climate change.

venue

Meeting Room 4

Training Events
time

01:00 pm – 04:00 pm

activities

Training Event 1: Smart Cities Knowledge Exchange Forum

Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) with World Bank

venue

Meeting Room 6

time

01:00 pm – 04:00 pm

activities

Training Event 2: Internal Migration and Population Dynamics of Urbanization in the Philippines

Commission on Population and Development (CPD)

venue

Meeting Room 7

time

01:00 pm – 04:00 pm

activities

Training Event 3: R2R 101: Ridge-to-Reef/Watershed Ecosystem Management (R2R/WEM) Approach to Land Use Planning

Watershed Integrated Area Land Use Planning (WILUP) Project

venue

Meeting Room 8

Urban Exhibit and Gallery
time

09:00 am – 05:00 pm

activities

Urban Exhibit

venue

Executive Lounge

day
2

friday
06 october 2023
Roundtable and Panel Discussions
time

09:00 am – 09:30 am

activities

Roundtable and Panel Discussions 4: Launching of the New Urban Agenda (NUA) Progress Report

Presentation of the highlights of the Philippine NUA Implementation Report which provides an assessment on the progress made by the government

venue

Meeting Room 4

time

09:30 am – 10:30 am

activities

Roundtable and Panel Discussions 5: SDG Localization in the Philippines and SDG Cities Launch

Launch the SDG Cities Global Initiative in the Philippines and mobilize Philippine cities to join and benefit from the project.

venue

Meeting Room 4

time

10:30 am – 12:00 nn

activities

Roundtable and Panel Discussions 6: Nature-Based Pathways to Sustainable Urban Development

UN-Habitat

Promote digital tools and technologies for Resilient Land Use and Urban Planning and Share information to LGUs on available training programs and resources for technology-based local planning.

venue

Meeting Room 4

time

01:00 pm – 03:00 pm

activities

Roundtable and Panel Discussions 7: Advancing Resilient Urban Planning through Smart Tools and Technologies

Promote digital tools and technologies for Resilient Land Use and Urban Planning in the Philippines.

venue

Meeting Room 4

Training Events
time

09:00 am – 12:00 nn

activities

Training Event 4: Making a Pitch: How to Package Climate Resilient Project Proposals (Project Proposal Development, Financing, and Implementation for Urban Development Projects)

DHSUD and UN-Habitat

venue

Meeting Room 6

time

09:00 am – 12:00 nn

activities

Training Event 5: Sustainable Urban Governance: Building an Enabling Environment, Preparing Bankable Projects

German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ) and Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA)

venue

Meeting Room 7

time

09:00 am – 12:00 nn

activities

Training Event 6: Resilient Planning for Cities and Municipalities: How can LGUs Use Climate Information for Building City/Municipality–wide Resilience and Adaptation Actions

DHSUD ELUPDB and DHSUD Regional ELUPDD

venue

Meeting Room 8

time

01:00 pm – 04:00 pm

activities

Training Event 7: Application of City Biodiversity Index to Enhance Biodiversity and Green Spaces in Urban Areas

Department of Environment and Natural Resources – Biodiversity Management Bureau (DENR-BMB) through the Biodiversity Corridor Project with UNDP/GEF

venue

Meeting Room 6

time

01:00 pm – 04:00 pm

activities

Training Event 8: Risk-informed Planning and Decision-Making for LGUs using the Provincial Climate Risk Diagnostic Tool and Enhanced CDRA

Department of Environment and Natural Resources – Climate Change Service (DENR-CCS) and UN-Habitat

venue

Meeting Room 7

time

01:00 pm – 04:00 pm

activities

Training Event 9: Community Architecture: Participatory Planning, Design, Construction, and Estate Management for Low-Income Settlements in Urban Areas

Homeless People's Federation Philippines Incorporated (HPFPI) and Technical Assistance Movement for People and Environment, Inc. (TAMPEI)

venue

Meeting Room 8

Urban Exhibit and Gallery
time

09:00 am – 05:00 pm

activities

Urban Exhibit

venue

Executive Lounge

closing program
time

03:30 pm – 05:00 pm

activities

Closing Program

venue

Meeting Room 4

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