Despite major investments in rural development, urbanization is an irreversible trend. In the wake of rapid urbanization, international cooperation has become increasingly important to support the building of local capacity to address environmental concerns. Inter-city cooperation is a recent trend in this regard. This paper discusses the major...
This paper presents an overview of the linkages between population growth, urbanization, economic development, and environmental issues in Asian cities. Focusing on the areas of transport planning and air pollution, solid waste management, and water supply and sanitation, it looks at the major environmental issues faced by cities in the region, at...
Inter-City Environmental Cooperation: Case of the Kitakyushu Initiative for a Clean Environment
Urban Environmental Issues and Trends in Asia: An overview
Financial Strategies for Urban Environmental Infrastructure in Asia: Development of Public-Private Partnerships: Development of Financial Mechanisms for Water Industry and its International Experience
International experience of Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) for Urban Environmental Infrastructure and its implication to China
Capacity Building for Urban Air Quality Management
Public Participation for Urban Environmental Management: Overview and Analysis
Public-Private Partnerships for Urban Water: Experiences of Manila,Philippines