Working Group Minutes
Year
Meeting date & Time
Agenda topics
Location
Minutes
Documents

2013

September 25

  • Review of the last meeting minutes
  • Urban LCG WG DP Co-chair selection
  • LCG Excom/Plenary updates and preparation for next full LCG Plenary meeting
  • Pro-poor housing: DP discussion in preparation for the agenda item at full LCG Urban WG meeting
  • A brief presentation on JICA’s new urban project - ‘Inclusive City Governance Project’ and Q & A
  • Tour de table – Information/updates from DPs about recent developments (new initiative/project, studies, events etc.)
  • AOB (including timing and suggested agenda for our next full LCG Urban meeting with Honorable Secretary, LGD)

Village Well Conference Room, UNDP, Level-19, IDB Bhaban, Agargaon, Dhaka

Agenda

 

Minutes

 

ICGP Summary

 

Pro-poor Housing
UPPR Initiatives

 

BUF Report 1st Session

2013

May 30

  • The Savar Tragedy: implications of it on Bangladesh’s overall urban development agenda and local government regulatory instruments
  • Tour de Table: updates from the participating DPs on the on-going, pipeline urban and regulatory projects
  • Open Source Data Platform progress

  • Discussion on linkages between the local government LCG sub working group and the urban LCG WG

  • Preliminary discussion on Urban LCG WG DP Co-chair election

Village Well Conference Room, UNDP, Level-19, IDB Bhaban, Agargaon, Dhaka

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2013

January 17,

15:00hrs

  • Introduction by LGD Secretary, and GoB co-chair of the Urban, Local Governance and WSS LCG groups;
  • Roundtable presentation: a) LGD Departments (Governance, Water & Sanitation, Urban) and b) development partners (WB,JICA, USAID, UNICEF, WHO, SIDA, UNDP, GIZ and PSU);
  • Open discussions: (a) open database (b) options for joint analytical work (c) next steps; and,
  • AoB (I.e. scope for thematic cross LCG's collaboration).
DPHE Training Room, DPHE Bhaban, Kakrail, Dhaka

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2012

October 21, 1200hrs
  • Minutes of the previous meeting – review, update
  • Updates from the participating DPs on any major development such as recently launched project/initiatives/ studies/upcoming events or interesting issues related to urban sector
  • Reflections and way forward from Bangladesh’s participation in the World Urban Forum VI in Naples, Italy
  • Briefing on the revision of the Bangladesh Housing Policy by Dr. M Shahidul Amin, Professor-Architecture Department of BUET and consultant to the Ministry of Housing & Public Works
  • Update on recent development in the LCG Plenary (by Mr. Jorg Nadoll, Aid Effectiveness Advisor to ERD ) and various reporting to LCG plenary from Urban Working Group
  • AOB
Village Well Conference Room, UNDP, Level-19, IDB Bhaban, Agargaon, Dhaka Click here to download the file.41 K

June 03
  • Review of LCG working group, feedback requested by the Secretary, ERD
  • National Urban Sector Policy, how DPs can contribute to take it forward
  • Positioning DPs against slum eviction
  • BUF and follow on activities
  • Coordinated participation of Bangladesh delegation in World Urban Forum 2012
  • Tour de Table
  • AOB
UNICEF Gulshan Office, House-2, Road-96, Gulshan-2 Click here to download the file.43 K

February 27
  • Review of the first Session of Bangladesh Urban Forum 2011 and way forward discussions
  • Update from the GOB on Draft Urban Sector Policy
  • Theme of the meeting: Urban Governance. An introduction from the world bank on ‘frameworks for municipal development interventions’ and discussions
  • LCG Urban working group updates and issues
  • 5. Tour de Table
  • AOB
LGD conference room (#601), Building #7, Bangladesh Secretariat Click here to download the file.102 K

2011

August 10, Wed
  • Sharing update on the draft urban forum policy and BD participation in the 5th APUF
  • Sharing update on the draft urban forum policy and BD participation in the 5th APUF
  • Progress update and discussion on BUF
  • Discussion on LCG urban sector AWP and sharing housekeeping arrangements
  • Tour de table
LGD Meeting Room, Bangladesh Secretariat Click here to download the file.450 K

HIES 2010: Digest & Key Issues

 

May 03, Tue
  • DPs comments on the draft 6th Five Years Plan (SFYP)
  • Indicators for the Development Results Framework (as integral part of 6th 5YP)
  • Update on the draft urban sector policy (DUSP) and Bangladesh urban forum
  • Poor and Vacant Settlement Land Mapping Report
  • Horizontal learning: Expanding services for the urban poor
  • Tour de table -- Information from DPs about recent developments
LGD Meeting Room, Bangladesh Secretariat Click here to download the file.211 K

Proposed Indicators for the Higher Level Development Results-Framework

Settlement and Vacant Land Mapping

 

March 15, Tue
  • Sixth 5-year plan
  • Bangladesh Urban Forum – The Way Forward
  • LCG Co-Chair Nominations for DP
  • Metadata – Catalogue Action Plan 2011
  • Mapping of Projects – WB-WSP
GIZ Office Click here to download the file.289 K

 

February 10, Thu
  • Sharing outcomes of BUF consultation workshop and discussion on next steps
  • Urban sector policy draft: comments from the DPs, next steps
  • JCS and the 6th 5- Year Plan: requests for working group contributions
  • UNICEF presentation of the ‘urban paper’ (by Country Representative Carel de Rooy)
  • Update on the LCG Urban Sector WG initiated Metadata-Catalogue with support of BIP
  • Planning/process for election of new DP co-chair
  • Information from all DPs about recent developments (new projects etc)
UNDP Office Click here to download the file.318 K

DPs feedback on Drfat Urban Sector Policy

2010

October 13, Wed
  • Approval of revisited version of the LCG Working Group TOR
  • Concept and draft plan for the Bangladesh Urban Forum
  • Urban Data Sharing & Experiences
  • Task Group / MoU and Strategy Plan for Data Sharing
  • Settlement Land Mapping (SLM) of Towns in Bangladesh: sharing some initial findings
  • Launching of Solution Exchange Urban Poverty Community
  • Reporting on recent developments in the urban sector (all members)
GTZ Office Click here to download the file.16 K

Presentation SLM to LCG

Presentation Urban Data Task Group updates

 

October 13, Wed
  • Participants List
GTZ Office Click here to download the file.479 K

 

August 11, Wed
  • LCG Working Group new TOR
  • ‘The emerging urban future realties’, a presentation by Dr. Hossain Zillur Rahman, PPRC
  • LCG Working Group achievements, priorities, future engagements
  • Bangladesh Urban Forum and a “conference of the urban poor”
  • Joint Urban Information Mapping
  • Reports on recent developments in the urban sector
  • AOB
GTZ Office Click here to download the file.141 K

Emerging Urban Agenda

Joint Urban Mapping Approach

 

May 24, Mon
  • Introduction
  • The state of Bangladesh Urban Sector Policy
  • Reports on recent developments in the urban sector
  • Draft result framework as requested from LCG ExCom and proposed actions within the scope of JCS-BDF
  • Follow-up of Sylhet Conversation and WUF
  • Follow-up of the discussion on anti-eviction policies
  • Improving cooperation with Government and LCG US Working Group
GTZ Office Click here to download the file.65 K

LCG Attendance sheet

 

February 01, Mon
  • Commence
  • Bangladesh Development Forum-potential inputs
  • Revision and adaptation of the LCG sub-group Urban Sector's ToR
  • Eviction threats and possible interventions
  • Conversation event follow up
  • LCG Urban Sector's next steps
Click here to download the file.418 K

Korail slum eviction - presentation to LCG v2-low res

SolEx to Urban poverty

Suggested Structure_presentation at LCG

Participants List scan

2009

November 16, Mon
  • Introduction
  • LCG JCS meeting briefing & recent developments in the NSAPR2 discussion
  • Conversation retreat in Sylhet and evidence & stakeholder taskforces
  • Any Other Business
  • Closing of meeting
  • Election of Chair
Click here to download the file.294 k

Presentation for Urban Subgroup Meeting, 16 November 2009

 

October 08, Thu
GTZ Office Click here to download the file.25.5 K

 

September 03, Thu
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June 08, Mon
  • Developing an Urban Agenda for Secondary Cities in Bangladesh and presentation of field work of International Urban Management Master Course
Click here to download the file.121 K

 

April 06, Mon
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2008

August 31, Sun
ADB-BRM Conference Room Click here to download the file.16 K

 

April 22, Tue
  • The Future of Municipalities in Bangladesh: Challenges for Urban Management and Good Governance
Click here to download the file.80.2 K

 

March 05, Wed
ADB-BRM Conference Room Click here to download the file.24 K

2003

October 02, Thu
  • stocktaking of major events in the sector recently
  • updating of major development programs in the sector by participants
  • briefing by ADB of its ongoing Urban Governance Improvement and Infrastructure Development Project (both Loan and TA projects)
  • role of this LCG sub-group in contributing to PRSP preparation
  • suggestions on the agenda and date/venue for the next sub-group meeting
  • other matters
BRM conference Room Click here to download the file.29 K
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