The workshop titled "Resource Institutions for Efficient Urban Planning and Management‟ provided an excellent opportunity to recognize the emergence of city support institutions in India, document them in their present stage and enrich them through international experiences. The workshop was organized by the NIUA with the support of the Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India, World Bank Institute and Cities Alliance and was coordinated through the PEARL Programme. The workshop was structured into four sessions with presentations by International and Indian participants. About 80 participants including high level officials and city managers from various cities and states, representatives of academic institutions, civil society organizations and the international donor community participated in the one day workshop.
Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD) in collaboration with National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA), World Bank Institute and Cities Alliance organized an International Workshop on Towards Second Generation of City Development Plans (CDPs). The workshop was supported by Metropolis and Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA). The event was held on October 12-13, 2012 at Gulmohar Hall, India Habitat Cent er, New Delhi.
A brainstorming excercise was organised at CEPT, Ahmedabad on 31 Ocotber 2011. The workshop was attended by Prof. Chetan Vaidya and Prof. Dhar from NIUA, Mr. Ajay Suri, CA, Prof. Saswat and CEPT team members.
Experience Sharing Workshop on Strengthening Peer Experience and Reflective Learning (PEARL) under Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) was organized by the Ministry of Urban Development (MOUD), National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA), World Bank Institute (WBI) and Cities Alliance (CA) to further strengthening PEARL network.