Bamako, Mali 17th -21th November 2008

 
CIFAL Ouagadougou in partnership with the Association of Mali Municipalities (AMM) and the Urban community of Lyon (France) organized a workshop on urban planning and peri-urban areas for the benefit of local authorities, municipal technical staff and representatives from central governments in charge of urban planning and /or land management. 44 participants from 14 African countries attended the workshop.
 
This five days session allowed participants to make a review of urban planning and land issue in their respective countries and to better apprehend the stakes. In a context of fast urban expanding and spreading of peri urban areas, the participants identified the most appropriate strategies to guide them in their activities related to urban planning and land management activities.
 
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