Successful Build4People Status Conference 2021

On 21 January 2021, the Build4People Status Conference took place in the presence of H.E. Mr. Nuon Pharat, Vice Governor of Phnom Penh Capital Administration, Vannak Seng, General Director of Phnom Penh Capital Administration, Mr. Christian Berger, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in the Royal Kingdom of Cambodia, Dr Heike Bauer, DLR, representative of the German funding agency, Sokhai Nop, General Secretariat of National Council for Sustainable Development, Dr Vanny Sok, Vice-Rector of Royal University of Phnom Penh and many other stakeholders in the field of sustainable urbanization. All in all, the online event was attended by about 100 participants.

The main main of the Build4People Status Conference was to present the research results at the end of the 18-month Definition Phase and to discuss the envisaged activities of the upcoming Research & Development Phase with our partners and further colleagues.

Agenda of the Build4People Status Conference

The success of this event particularly showed in the active participation and intensive discussion in the inter-active break-out sessions led by the research associates of the Build4People project and the panel discussion, moderated by Dr Tep Makathy, Director of Cambodian Institute of Urban Studies (CIUS). CIUS is the main project management of the Build4People project.

The Build4People team would like to sincerely thank all participants for their committed engagement and is very much looking forward to the future collaboration.

Download all slides shown during the B4P Status conference (pdf-file, 4.7 MB)

A detailed documentation of this event has been published at the event section of the Build4People homepage.

H.E. Mr. Nuon Pharat, Vice Governor of Phnom Penh Capital Administration
Mr. Christian Berger, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Cambodia
Panel discussion moderated by Dr Tep Makathy, Director of CIUS
Anke Blöbaum, leader of WP1 “Behavior Change”, during her presentation
Presentation of WP3 “Sustainable Neigbhourhoods” by Rolf Messerschmidt
Presentation of WP6 “Sustainable Urban Transformation” by Ravi Jayaweera
Presentation of WP7 “Coordination, Communication, Dissemination” activities by Dr Michael Waibel
Impression from break-out session #2 “Implementation of sustainability on building and neighbourhood level”