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Conference on Sustainable Urbanization Addresses Impact of Climate Change on Sustainable Urban Planning

© UN News service13 May 2009: The Conference on Sustainable Urbanization in the Information Age, Role of Infrastructure took place on 13 May 2009, at UN Headquarters in New York, US, to consider how better infrastructure planning could help achieve sustainable urban development.

Among other agenda items, the mayors and representatives from some of the world's major cities also discussed how to address challenges such as climate change. [UN press release]