Webinar “Urban Sustainability in Africa: Circular and Resilient Cities”

Streaming on Tuesday, September 22nd, h 15.00 CET Webinar organized da Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei in collaboration with the Master “Design for Development. Architecture, Urban Planning and Heritage in the Global South”. Catherine Kalisa (UN-Habitat) and Christian Benimana (MASS Design Group) will discuss the topic of urban sustainability and the concepts of urban circularity and resilience with reference to the development and…

Lombardy GPP Regional Action Plan

On May 26th, the Lombardy Region approved the Regional Action Plan for Green Procurement (PAR GPP), drafted by Unioncamere Lombardia with the technical support of Poliedra. The Action Plan traces a roadmap for Public Administrations, companies and stakeholders, in which the Lombardy Region plays the leading role in spreading a culture of sustainable consumption. The…

Webinar “Africa’s Urbanisation Dynamics 2020: Africapolis, Mapping a New Urban Geography”

Streaming on Friday, July 3rd, h 15.00 CET Webinar organized da Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei in collaboration with the Master “Design for Development. Architecture, Urban Planning and Heritage in the Global South”. Philipp Heinrigs (Head of Unit, OECD) will present the OECD/SWAC report “Africa’s Urbanisation Dynamics 2020: Africapolis, Mapping a New Urban Geography”. Download the programme…

CAN WE DELIVER A GREEN DEAL? A side event of EUSEW 2020

Poliedra is co-organising the sessions Can we deliver a green deal? hosted as part of European Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) 2020 on 10 June 2020 at 14:30-16:00 CET. The session will be of particular interest to development agencies, EU and national policymakers, urban planners, energy companies and authorities and mobility management and delivery organisations. The event is…

Poliedra in Shanghai for SICAB

Following the invitation of SMBEE (the Shanghai Municipal Bureau for Ecology and the Environment), next week we will participale in a course on the topic of Smart city and Sustainable Mobility in the context of the SICAB (Sino-Italian Capacity Building for Environmental protection) project. Roberto Nocerino will give a lecture on Smart city, trends and role in…

Master DESIGN FOR DEVELOPMENT – Welcome day

[27/9/2019]  The first edition of the Master DESIGN FOR DEVELOPMENT. Architecture, Urban Planning and Heritage in the Global South started last Monday. The Master aims to improve professional skills to face the challenges of inclusive, sustainable urban development, with particular reference to the regions of the Global South and to countries with emerging economies. The Welcome day…