Urban and Infrastructure Development Conference in Kampala, 14-15 october

During the 3° World Forum of Local Economic Development and the convention of "Urban Africa" in Turin, there will also be a conference of Urban and Infrastructure Development (UIDC) in Kampala, organized by the Urban Development Minister and the Kampala School for Integrated Urban Planning (SIUP). Office bearers, members of university, companies and factory will reunite the 14 and 15 of october in the Serena Hotel in Kampala, in order to discuss the urban development, routes construction, distribution of water and administrative organization. The conference is also addressed to firms which deal with urban infrastructures, management of garbages and environmental engineering. The conjunction of the two meetings shows the importance and the actuality of the growth of demographic and urbanistic process, which is typical of african cities.

 

http://uidc.siup.ac.ug/

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