This dialogue provides a platform for WUF7 participants to discuss challenges facing cities, particularly in developing countries, in mobilizing adequate revenue for financing urban development and the solutions to these challenges. Moreover, participants will share experiences from both developing and developed countries on innovative instruments that can be utilized by local authorities to generate additional revenue for urban development in developing countries.
Thursday 10 April 8:30am - 11:30am | Grand Salon Room 5 and 6
Mr. Michael Cohen
Director, Graduate Programme in International Affairs
The New School
Mr. Benjamin Abalos, Jr.
Mayor, Municipality of Mandaluyong
Paula Andrea Tamayo Castaño
Secretaria de las Mujeres de Medellín
Mr. Alfredo Garay
Director, Corporación Antiguo Puerto Madero S.A.
Legal Urban Specialist, The World Bank
Mr. Ibrahim E. Muhanna
Chairman, The Muhanna Foundation
Mr. Lawrence C. Walters
Stuart Grow Professor of Public Management, Romney Institute; Brigham Young University
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