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LEPH 2018 (DEADLINE: 2 April 2018)

Be part of this biennial conference exploring the complex and diverse intersections of law enforcement and public health, involving practitioners, policy makers and researchers from these and other related sectors.

Meetings & Conferences

TRIALOG 2018 - June 7 & 8, 2018

Dortmund, Germany - Annual Conference of TRIALOG 2018

The two-day international conference is focusing on a critical review of international agreements for urban development, such as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG, 2015) and the New Urban Agenda (NUA, 2016), and aims at highlighting potentially conflicting goals in their implementation and application. The concepts of Good Governance, the goal of a Resilient Urban Development and claims for the Right to the City serve as normative frameworks for the conference.

ICTH 2018 - June 24-27, 2018

Mackinac Island, MI, United States of America - Annual Conference of the Transport Public Health Link

The International Conference on Transport & Health (ICTH) is the only conference in a world-wide market fully dedicated to transport systems and health impacts. Interactive Hot Topic Workshops and abstract presentations (oral, pecha kucha and poster) will be led by cross-disciplinary teams to demonstrate “how” non-traditional and innovative thinking can lead to creative problem solving. 

Planning Africa 2018 - October 14-17. 2018

Cape Town, South Africa - A conference of The South African Planning Institute (SAPI)

SAPI is proud to announce a collaborative partnership with the Western Cape Province to deliver Planning Africa 2018. The 8th Planning Africa Conference will take place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre on 14-17 October 2018. The Western Cape is one of Africa’s leading travel destinations. Local partners supporting the conference are the City of Cape Town, Drakenstein Municipality, Stellenbosch Municipality and South African Local Government Association (SALGA). The conference will build on the outcomes of previous conferences relating to the role of planners and the value of planning in the development and growth of South Africa and the African continent more broadly.

UHWB2018 - October 23-25, 2018

Debbieh, Lebanon - Building Collaborative Intelligence for Better Living in Cities

Under the patronage of Prof. Amr Galal El-Adawi, President, Beirut Arab University and on behalf of the organizing committee of UHWB2018, we would like to welcome you to the International Conference on Urban Health & Wellbeing Building Collaborative Intelligence for Better Lives in Cities. This conference will be hosted by Beirut Arab University BAU in partnership with International Council for Science ICSU. UHWB2018 is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Urban Health. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world.

 

Dhaka Statement on Urban Health in Sustainable Development
International Conference on Urban Health. Dhaka, Bangladesh, May 2015
Dhaka Statement

Side Event for the 70th General Assembly of the United Nations
Urban Health in Sustainable Development: Opportunities and Challenges, September 2015
Sept 24 UN Side Event Program

Side Event for Intergovernmental Negotiations on the Post-2015 Development Agenda
Urban Health in Sustainable Development, March 2015
Urban Health Side Session Summary

United Nations University (2015). Principles for Healthy and Sustainable Places, Kuching. UNU-IIGH
Principles for Healthy and Sustainable Places

BreatheLife Campaign led by WHO, the Climate & Clean Air Coalition and the Government of Norway, to raise awareness about the health risks of short-lived climate pollutants, which contribute significantly to global warming and air pollution. 
Breathelife2030.org

Health as the pulse of the new urban agenda. World Health Organization
who.int

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
unfccc.int / The Paris Agreement

The Sustainable Development Goals, part of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda adopted by 193 Member States of the United Nations in 2015:
Sustainabledevelopment.un.org/sdgs​

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOAL 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages 
Sustainabledevelopment.un.org/sdg3

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOAL 11: Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable
Sustainabledevelopment.un.org/sdg11

Cities for Health: A joint publication of WHO and Metropolis (2014)
who.int/kobe_centre/publications/publication/en/