NPC17 Program: 2017 National Planning Conference

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Sunday, May 7, 2017
Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 11:45 a.m.
Sunday, May 7 | 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Room: Hall 1A06 (JCC)
Activity Type: Meetings

International Division Business Meeting at Javits Convention Center

Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 1 p.m.
CM | 1.25
Sunday, May 7 | 1 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Room: FD Hall 1E14 (JCC)

The United Nations recently achieved landmark agreements on development (Sustainable Development Goals), climate change (Paris Agreement), and urbanization (New Urban Agenda/Habitat III). How are U.S. cities doing their part to implement these agreements? Learn how and why Baltimore, New York, and San Jose have taken on this formidable challenge.

Monday, May 8, 2017
Monday, May 8, 2017 | 2:45 p.m.
CM | 1.25
Monday, May 8 | 2:45 p.m. - 4 p.m. Room: Hall 1A12 (JCC)

Explore the role of urban planning within the United Nations, especially the UN–Habitat program. Learn how UN–Habitat uses urban planning principles to improve urban settlements worldwide. Find out how the recent Habitat III conference will impact UN–Habitat goals.