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We travelled from Seattle, USA to Stockholm,
I got my weekly badge at the registrati
Guess the various reasons given to me: Oh, what if your baby cries? (well, I am a considerat
I asked to submit a written complaint,
Now I am emailing people I plan to meet to find time for me (and Stephen) in the beautiful garden at the City Conference
So why SIWI is that unfriendly
I feel discrimina
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Here's a teeny weeny glimmer of hope for Borrowdale
By Alex Bell
26 July 2012
A group of City Councillor
the legality of the agreement that led to the land being handed over as a
The mall project has been shrouded in controvers
protest, with conservati
area of Borrowdale
The Elected Councillor
in, amid reports of shady deals and corruption
finalised papers it plans to lodge with the Administra
dealings in Harare involving Local Government
matter goes back to a 2008 deal secured by Chombo for the constructi
the Harare Airport Road. That project saw an agreement being signed by
Chombo and Augur Investment
The land now being used for the mall in Borrowdale
of the payment plan for the airport road, which was priced at US$80 million.
That figure is seventy million more than what independen
the cost of the road to be. A councillor
said that the agreement formed part of a scam to “fleece the council out of
millions of dollars and vast tracts of prime land.”
Dumba told SW Radio Africa that the irregulari
fact that Augur Investment
Among the companies board of directors are Harare City Council Town Clerk
Tendai Mahachi, and the director of urban planning services Psychology
Chiwanga, who are all Chombo placements
“conflict of interest.”
He also explained how the proper procedures
were also not followed in the deal for the mall, including the fact that the
land was seriously undervalue
“It is very queer that the land which is worth 15 dollars per square meter
was sold at just three dollars fifty per square metre,” Dumba explained.
He added that other legal requiremen
to register their complaints
said these procedural
deal were enough to table a legal challenge.
“We think it is best that that the administra
brings everyone to book who is involved in shoddy deals. Our paperwork is
finalised and we are waiting for a council decision on the future of the
mall before deciding to file the applicatio
The Harare City Council is still to give its full approval for the project
at a meeting in the city next Tuesday. Already, Harare Mayor Muchadeyi
Masunda has given the plans the ‘thumbs up’ while the council’s environmen
committee has said it approves of the plan.
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Training Days Agenda
The Tools for Urban Climate Adaptation Training days aim to provide a platform for sharing new methodologies and tools among leaders, decision makers and practitioners that work with climate solutions on a daily basis.
Each workshop will include guidance on:
- Eco- engineering Decision Scaling (EEDS)
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Unique to each workshop location, leading regional and national cases studies will be presented for discussion.
The training is free of charge and will be held in English.
28 November 2017 - Stockholm, Sweden
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Programme, Stockholm 28 November
09:30 Coffee and registration
10:00 Welcome and Introduction by Maggie White, SIWI
10:05 Tour de table - New challenges – New solutions
10:25 Swedish National Climate Change Adaptation Plans
Åsa Sjöström, National Knowledge Centre for Climate Change Adaptation, SMHI.
10:50 Leg stretcher
11:00 Introduction to bottom-up methodologies by John Matthews, Alliance for Global Water Adaptation (AGWA)
- CRIDA & World Bank Decision Tree Framework.
- Eco-engineering Decision Scaling (EEDS): An inclusive approach.
11:40 Working through a Collaborative Risk Informed Decision Analysis (CRIDA) by Ad Jeuken, Deltares
12:30 Light lunch
13:15 Regional Case Study: The iWater project – Integrated Stormwater Management. Nika Kotoviča, iWater project coordinator
13:30 Swedish Case Study, TBD
13:50 How can adaptive tools/methodologies be used to support decision making in an uncertain environment? Discussion led by John Matthews and Ad Jeuken
14:55 Summary and next steps
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