Promoting Investment in Urban Development

Mobilizing investment in sustainable urban development
Event
Session Type
Conference
Session Themes
Investment Promotion
Room number
Amphitheatre
20 July 2016
13:30 - 15:30 Africa/Nairobi
Africa/Nairobi
Session video
Promoting investment in urban development

City mayors, urban design innovators, and investors will discuss their outlook and the most promising initiatives and policy practices for mobilizing investment for sustainable urban development.

Issues to be addressed

  • What role can private investment play in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals at the city level?
  • How do cities effectively attract investment for inclusive, vibrant, smart, and sustainable city development?
  • How can cities foster partnerships to attract and retain investment for sustainable development?

Speakers

Secretary-General, UNCTAD