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UNECE International Forum on people-first PPPs for the Sustainable Development Goals

11 May 2017

UNECE International Forum on people-first PPPs for the Sustainable Development Goals

A three-day forum hosted by the UNECE International PPP Centre of Excellence for Public Transport Logistics on 9-11 May at City University of Hong Kong showcasing projects and approaches to people first Public-Private Partnerships, and how to work as one UN to implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Besides a high level debate entitled "How can the international community support China to operationalize its OBOR initiative and develop best practice on People-First PPPs?". There were thematic sessions including Hong Kong Experience, Impact Investment, Smart Cities, Waste to Energy and Women’s Empowerment, etc. Over 200 experts from national governments, international organizations, corporations and academic institutions participated in the discussions of these topics.

To review news, photos and videos of memorable moments at the Forum, please visit the following links:

Photos and videos
Photo album: http://go.cityu.hk/ll8iuh
YouTube: https://goo.gl/zzVovp

News sharing
Xinhuanet: https://www.ecns.cn/2017/05 -10/256704. shtml
Sina: http://english.sina.com/news/2017-05-09/detail-ifyeycte 9328852.shtml
College of Business, CityU: http://www.cb.cityu.edu.hk/media/news/2017/05/cityu-co-organises-unece-international-ppp-forum.html
CityU News Centre: http://wikisites.cityu.edu.hk/sites/newscentre/en/Pages /201705111500.aspx
Xinhuanet (Chinese): http://news.xinhua net.com/gangao/20 17-0 5/09/c_1120 945409. htm
dz.china.com.cn (Chinese): http ://dz.china.com.cn/sd/gfgz/2017-05-10/34347.html


UNECE International PPP Forum
聯合國歐洲經濟委員會政府與社會資本合作(PPP)國際論壇
Date
9 - 11 May 2017
Venue
WCLHY Hall, 5/F, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, CityU