CIFAL Jeju organizes Workshop on Green City Planning for Sustainable Urban Development
8-11 May 2019, Jeju, Republic of Korea - Jeju International Training Center (CIFAL Jeju/JITC) held the 5th international workshop on Green City Planning for Sustainable Urban Development from 8 to 11 May 2019 in Jeju.
The workshop gathered 21 participants in the area of urban planning in the Asia-Pacific and aims to enhance their understanding of green city planning as well as practical skills for the appropriate policy making. Especially, the workshop was held in conjunction with the 6th International Electric Vehicle Expo, where electric vehicles were promoted with a slogan of pursuing a carbon-free island in Jeju.
Through the workshop, the participants sought to develop concrete ideas and skills of green city planning, which can be applied to their local context considering a balance between economic, social and environmental dimensions. After the experts’ lectures based on concept and theory, the participants were engaged in a group work with CityShare exercise, where they shared their ideas and practices and found a possible partner city for collaboration in the future.
Photo 1. Group Photo
Photo 2. Panel Discussion
Photo 3. Group Work