Announcements

World Bank holds Resilient Cultural Heritage and Sustainable Tourism TDD in Tokyo and Kyoto

Friday, April 21st, 2017

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World Bank Tokyo Development Learning Center (TDLC) and Tokyo based Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Hub conducted a five-day Technical Deep Dive in coordination with City of Kyoto, UNESCO, Ritsumeikan University, UNWTO, and Cultural Affairs Agency, and discussed deeply on the resilience of cultural heritage assets against natural and human-made disaster.


World Bank to conduct Resilient Cultural Heritage Technical Deep Dive in Tokyo and Kyoto, Japan

Saturday, April 8th, 2017

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The World Bank’s Tokyo Development Learning Center (TDLC) and Tokyo based Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Hub are conducting a five-day Technical Deep Dive (TDD) which focuses on the resilience of cultural heritage assets against natural disasters and human-induced risks from April 10-14, 2017 in Tokyo and Kyoto, Japan.


World Bank TDLC Program holds Technical Deep Dive(TDD) on efficient Solid Waste Management (SWM)

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

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“This has been my most instructive week in my 20-year career in solid waste management.”- Kwabena Amankwah Ayeh, Liberia WB TTL

March 21- 24, 2017, Tokyo and Kitakyushu- The World Bank’s Tokyo Development Learning Center (TDLC) conducted an intensive four-day Technical Deep Dive (TDD) on efficient Solid Waste Management (SWM) practices in Tokyo and Kitakyushu, Japan.


Japan’s Kitakyushu City Signs Memorandum of Understanding with WB under City Partnership Program

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

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March 22, 2017, Kitakyushu, Japan – This MOU further strengthens the close collaboration of the City and World Bank through the innovative Tokyo Development Learning Center (TDLC) City Partnership Program with a particular impetus on addressing development challenges in the areas of green growth and efficient solid waste management.


TDLC provides Operational Support for the Vietnam Urban Upgrading Project (SUUP)

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

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TDLC is currently conducting operational support for the Vietnam Scaling up Urban Upgrading Project (SUUP).


2nd International Conference on Sustainable Development through Quality Infrastructure Investment

Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

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February 2-3, 2017 (JST), Tokyo- The World Bank Group co-host the Second International Conference on Sustainable Development through Quality Infrastructure Investment (QII) with the Government of Japan as part of the program of the Tokyo Development Learning Center (TDLC).


Japan’s Yokohama City and World Bank Group Announce Greater Collaboration through CPP

Friday, November 25th, 2016

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November 16, 2016, Yokohama, Japan - Yokohama City and the World Bank today announced greater collaboration to conduct joint research, identify and document good practices, share knowledge and experience, and identify opportunities to link Japanese expertise with project-level engagements in developing countries.


World Bank holds Smart Cities Technical Deep Dive in Tokyo and Yokohama Japan

Friday, November 18th, 2016

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November 14 – 18, 2016, Tokyo and Yokohama - The World Bank’s Tokyo Development Learning Center (TDLC) program conducted an intensive five-day Technical Deep Dive (TDD) on Smart Cities.


WB Smart Cities Conference

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

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November 17, 2016, Yokohama, Japan- World Bank’s Tokyo Development Learning Center (TDLC), in collaboration with the Government of Japan, City of Yokohama, the World Bank’s Smart Cities KSB and Competitive Cities KSB held a one-day international conference on Smart Cities on November 17, 2016.


World Bank holds Compact but Livable Cities Technical Deep Dive in Tokyo and Toyama, Japan

Friday, November 4th, 2016

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October 31 - November 4, 2016, Tokyo and Toyama City- The World Bank’s Tokyo Development Learning Center (TDLC) program conducted an intensive five-day Technical Deep Dive (TDD) on Compact but Livable Cities.