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GMF(China)UTC set up

The Urban Thinkers Campus (UTC), an initiative of UN-HABITAT, is an open space for the exchange of critical information between professionals and decision makers on city research.

UN ISDR becomes a co-organizer of the 2015GMF

Ban Ki-moon pointed out that in 2015 the world's three main objectives are the Millennium Development Goals, the development agenda and reaching a legally binding global climate change agreement.

2008 The press conference of GMF was held at the Conrad Hotel in Hong Kong

On April 22nd, 2008 the press conference of GMF was held at the Conrad Hotel in Hong Kong.

· The natural environment is integral to Australia’s capital, Canberra

By Chief Minister of Canberra, Australia Capital TerritoryKaty Gallagher MLA Summary:The natural environment is integral to Australias capital, Canberra. The intrinsic value of biodiversity

· Gisborne is fortunate to have networks of streams, rivers and wetlands connecting the city

Summary:Gisborne is fortunate to have networks of streams, rivers and wetlandsconnecting the city.

· CASIO Environmental vision 2050

Summary:Casio’s goal is to help build a more sustainable world while contributing to the creation of new markets and cultural phenomenon by developing compact, lightweight, slim, and energy-efficient products.

· How IBN helps monitor biodiversity in the Amazon

Summary:A new data portal and mobile app built by IBM in its São Paulo research lab will be used by the public to help the Brazilian government monitor and track the biodiversity of the Amazon rainforest.

· Doomed wildlife pushes companies to boost CSR efforts in Africa

Summary:The author, Leon Kaye, sponsored by SAP had got the chance to catch a glimpse of the real situation of wildlife in South Africa.

In 2015, WUC's 100 Chinese cities movement is starting

In 2010, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon initiated the World Urban Campaign with the slogan I'm a city changer. WUC places the city at the top of the development agenda.

GMF signs a strategic cooperation agreement with Tongshan District Government

IMCC, the permanent secretariat of the GMF Council, signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Tongshan District Government located in Xuzhou City, Jiangsu Province.

Sustainable Cities: Comparison of Urban Planning between China and Canada

On November 3rd, the 4th session of the World Urban Forum kicks off its opening ceremony, as the top Forum on urban development issues in the world.

CPAFFC and CIFCA agreed to become an endorsing organization for GMF

On June 18th, 2008, the Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries and the China International Friendship Cities Association agreed to become an endorsing organization for GMF.