April 2, 2006

CUPID Conference Agenda: Urbanization in the Developing World

Posted in cu groups and events at 3:01 pm by Aditi Sriram

Columbia University Partnerships for International Development Presents

Urbanization in the Developing World
Perspectives on the Individual
Spring 2006 Conference

Attend a day of lectures on urbanization and sustainable development, and a cocktail reception after!

Friday, April 7th (so this Friday!)
Jerome Greene Hall Room 104, Columbia School of Law

12.30-1pm Introduction

Attend 3 panels:

1-2pm: Panel 1 – Women in Cities: Money, Health and Human Rights
Vivienne Castro, Banyan Global
Dr. Lynn Freedman, MSPH, Columbia University
Dr. Laura Laski, UNFPA

2.15 – 3.15pm: Panel 2 – Children in Cities: Education, Health and Opportunities
Dr. Paul Martin, SIPA
Dr. Alan Berkman, MSPH, Columbia University
Karen Ann Pinto, Committed Communities Development Trust
Jessamyn Waldman, HR Education Associates

3.45 – 4.45pm: Panel 3 – Urban Planning: Housing, Heritage and Sustainable Development
Jennifer Fitzgerald, School of Law, Columbia University
Gabriella Carolini, SAPP, Columbia University
Ingrid Olivia, SAPP, Columbia University
Dr. Michael Cohen, Intl Affairs Program, The New School

5-6pm: Keynote Speaker: Robert Neuwirth
Journalist and Author of “Shadow Cities: A Billion Squatters, A New Urban World”

6-6.30pm Closing Remarks

6.30-7.30pm Cocktail Reception

Register here
Email for more information.

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