Events - Sustainable Infrastructure

Date and Time
Wednesday, April 13, 2022 - 12 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. (GMT)
Location
Webinar

Sustainable Infrastructure: Evidence-Based Decision-Making (Principle #10)

This webinar in the Sustainable Infrastructure: Putting Principle into Practice series will explore Principle #10: Evidence-Based Decision-Making from UNEP's International Good Practice Principles for Sustainable Infrastructure. More details and a registration link will be posted as they become available.

Date and Time
Wednesday, March 9, 2022 - 12 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. (GMT)
Location
Webinar

Sustainable Infrastructure: Transparent, Inclusive, and Participatory Decision-Making (Principle #9)

This webinar in the Sustainable Infrastructure: Putting Principle into Practice series will explore Principle #9: Transparent, Inclusive, and Participatory Decision-Making from UNEP's International Good Practice Principles for Sustainable Infrastructure. More details and a registration link will be posted as they become available.

Date and Time
Wednesday, February 9, 2022 - 12 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. (GMT)
Location
Webinar

Sustainable Infrastructure: Fiscal Sustainability and Innovative Financing (Principle #8)

This webinar in the Sustainable Infrastructure: Putting Principle into Practice series will explore Principle #8: Fiscal Sustainability and Innovative Financing from UNEP's International Good Practice Principles for Sustainable Infrastructure. More details and a registration link will be posted as they become available.

Date and Time
Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 12 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. (GMT)
Location
Webinar

Sustainable Infrastructure: Enhancing Economic Benefits (Principle #7)

This webinar in the Sustainable Infrastructure: Putting Principle into Practice series will explore Principle #7: Enhancing Economic Benefits from UNEP's International Good Practice Principles for Sustainable Infrastructure. More details and a registration link will be posted as they become available.

Date and Time
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 - 12 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. (GMT)
Location
Webinar

Sustainable Infrastructure: Equity, Inclusiveness, and Empowerment (Principle #6)

This webinar in the Sustainable Infrastructure: Putting Principle into Practice series will explore Principle #6: Equity, Inclusiveness, and Empowerment from UNEP's International Good Practice Principles for Sustainable Infrastructure. More details and a registration link will be posted as they become available.

Date and Time
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 12 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. (GMT)
Location
Webinar

Sustainable Infrastructure: Resource Efficiency and Circularity (Principle #5)

This webinar in the Sustainable Infrastructure: Putting Principle into Practice series will explore Principle #5: Resource Efficiency and Circularity from UNEP's International Good Practice Principles for Sustainable Infrastructure. More details and a registration link will be posted as they become available.

Date and Time
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 12 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. (GMT)
Location
Webinar

Sustainable Infrastructure: Avoiding Environmental Impacts and Investing in Nature (Principle #4)

This webinar in the Sustainable Infrastructure: Putting Principle into Practice series will explore Principle #4: Avoiding Environmental Impacts and Investing in Nature from UNEP's International Good Practice Principles for Sustainable Infrastructure. More details and a registration link will be posted as they become available.

Date and Time
Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 12 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. (GMT)
Location
Webinar

Sustainable Infrastructure: Comprehensive Lifecycle Assessment of Sustainability (Principle #3)

This webinar in the Sustainable Infrastructure: Putting Principle into Practice series will explore Principle #3: Comprehensive Lifecycle Assessment of Sustainability from UNEP's International Good Practice Principles for Sustainable Infrastructure. More details and a registration link will be posted as they become available.

Date and Time
Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 12 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. (GMT)
Location
Webinar

Sustainable Infrastructure: Responsive, Resilient, and Flexible Service Provision (Principle #2)

This webinar in the Sustainable Infrastructure: Putting Principle into Practice series will explore Principle #2: Responsive, Resilient, and Flexible Service Provision from UNEP's International Good Practice Principles for Sustainable Infrastructure. More details and a registration link will be posted as they become available.

Date and Time
Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 12 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. (GMT)
Location
Webinar

Sustainable Infrastructure: Strategic Planning (Principle #1)

This webinar in the Sustainable Infrastructure: Putting Principle into Practice series will explore Principle #1: Strategic Planning from UNEP's International Good Practice Principles for Sustainable Infrastructure.

Date and Time
Friday, June 4, 2021 - 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Location
Webinar

Infrastructure Priorities: Water’s Role in Promoting Equitable Planning and Investment

Martin Doyle, Director of the Water Policy Program, will speak at "Infrastructure Priorities: Water’s Role in Promoting Equitable Planning and Investment," part of the virtual event series Beyond Talking Points: Policy Solutions for Environmental Justice. The event will feature faculty experts from across Duke and the Aspen Institute to discuss the connection between environmental justice and a variety of other policy areas.

Date and Time
Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 8 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. (U.S. ET)
Location
Webinar

Sustainable Infrastructure: From Principles to Practice

This first webinar in the Sustainable Infrastructure: Putting Principle into Practice series will include an introduction to UNEP’s 10 good practice principles for sustainable infrastructure and interactive discussion of the case study approach that we will be using throughout the webinars.

Date and Time
Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Location
Webinar

Making Peace with Nature: A Global Endeavor We Can Achieve

Marking its 75th anniversary, in January 2020, the United Nations (UN) launched a global consultation of 1.5 million survey respondents from over 195 countries and territories with the aim of gathering information about perceptions and aspirations concerning the world we want. In the framework of the Rethinking Diplomacy Program, the Duke Center for International and Global Studies (DUCIGS) has launched a UN75 webinar series to address key issues of global concern highlighted by the global consultation.

Date and Time
Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Location
Online Webinar

A Water Policy for the American People Revisited

Water Policy Program Director Martin Doyle will present, "A Water Policy for the American People Revisited" as the Gilbert F. White Lecture in the Geographical Sciences on January 26.

Date and Time
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. (EST)
Location
Online Webinar

How Can We Harmonize and Disseminate Sustainable Infrastructure Tools, Frameworks, and Standards?

Please join the inaugural Sustainable Infrastructure Community of Learners (SI-CoL) online strategic discussion on Wednesday December 9, 9 a.m. EST/ 3 p.m. CET. This will be an interactive event.
 
Hear short presentations by John Hauert (GIZ), Rowan Palmer (UNEP), and Lori Kerr (GIF and World Bank) introducing the Sustainable Infrastructure Tool Navigator and FAST-Infra. Then join in a strategic discussion on how these and other sustainable infrastructure tools and standards can improve capacity development for sustainable infrastructure.

Date and Time
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
Location
Duke in DC
1201 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Suite 500
Washington, DC 20004

China’s Belt and Road, Altering the Global Ecosystem

Join Duke in DC for a Public Policy Roundtable on the environmental effects of China’s Belt and Road Initiative. Duke’s Public Policy Roundtables offer an open forum for conversation on the art of the possible in American policymaking.

Date and Time
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location
SSRI Gross Hall 230E

How Can We Construct a Sustainable Future?

Trillions of dollars in new infrastructure investments – catalyzed by China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) – is planned to address the developing world’s infrastructure gap. But if not carefully planned, large-scale infrastructure projects can also threaten sensitive ecosystems, vulnerable populations, and the global climate.  A panel discussion will explore what data on past investments can reveal and how they can help direct future investments in sustainable infrastructure. 

Date and Time
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location
Yale University Kroon Hall, 195 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06511

The 3rd Yale Symposium on the Impact of Chinese Overseas Investment: Greening The Belt & Road

The 3rd Yale Symposium on the Impact of Chinese Overseas Investment will explore the ways in which China’s impact on the world is evolving as Chinese companies and investors continue to shape global supply chains and local economies.

Date and Time
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Location
Sanford 223, Rhodes Conference Room, Duke University Campus

Searching for Answers Along China’s Belt and Road

Jackson Ewing, senior fellow at Duke's Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will host and chair "Searching for Answers Along China’s Belt and Road" at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 29.

Date and Time
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
Location
2204 Erwin Rd. Room 240, Durham, NC 27708

Understanding China’s Shifting Environmental Policy Landscape

Jackson Ewing, senior fellow at Duke's Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will present "Understanding China’s Shifting Environmental Policy Landscape" at noon on Wednesday, September 12.