“Green Urban Economy”
With the mandate of advancing a Caribbean Urban Agenda and best practices among planning professionals, the Jamaica Institute of Planners (JIP) will be hosting the 2nd annual Caribbean Urban Forum 2012: Planning to achieve the vision…towards a Green Urban Economy from the 14th – 17th March, 2012 at the Jamaica Conference Centre, Kingston, Jamaica. This Forum is one in a series of regional events organized by the Caribbean Network for Urban and Land Management (CNULM), in association with the Caricom Secretariat. It is also being organized in conjunction with the Caribbean Institute of Planners and American Planning Association (APA). We will be showcasing examples of good planning and urban management practices from across the Caribbean, as well as to serve as the launching pad for the Caribbean Institute of Professional Planners.
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March 14 – 17, 2012
Jamaica Conference Centre, Kingston, Jamaica
CUF 2012 was designed to address specific policy issues within the Caribbean
Urban Sector as well as to support the collaborative efforts of Planners in the
Caribbean and the wider Americas.
1. Advancing the Caribbean Urban Agenda
2. Planning as a Solution to Urban and Development Challenges
3. Launch of the Caribbean Planners Institute (CPA)
4. Presentations on the Green Urban Economy
CUF 2012 was co-hosted by the Jamaica Ministry of Water and Housing, Jamacia Insistute of Planners and blueSpace: the Caribbean Network for Urban and Land Management (CNULM), under the auspices of CARICOM.