Urban Equity in a Post-2015 Development Framework
The primary objective of this year’s Urban Researchers Roundtable is to discuss how the research community can play a stronger role in advancing sustainable urbanization by exploring innovative evidence-based solutions to pervasive issues such as urban inequality and mainstreaming the knowledge and empirical evidence generated from research within a post-2015 development framework.
With this in mind, the Roundtable will seek answers to three fundamental questions:
2:00pm - 4:00pm | Grand Salon Room 1
Head of Branch, UN-Habitat
Julio D. Dávila
Professor of Urban Policy and International Development and
Director of the Development Planning Unit, University College London (UCL)
Senior Economist, Urban Anchor, World Bank
Lecturer and Researcher
Global Urban Research Centre, University of Manchester
UNAM /Director, Programma Universitario de Estudios de la Ciudad (PUEC)
Centre for Advanced Studies on Cities of the National Autonomous University
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