Underwood International College (UIC) of Yonsei University is a highly selective, all-English, four-year liberal arts institution, which allows students to receive an education that is both deep and broad: depth from the intimate learning environment of a liberal arts college and breadth thanks to the faculty and resources of a top research university in Korea. The key to UIC is its interdisciplinary nature; rather than segregating professors into separate departments, divided across disciplinary lines, UIC encourages vibrant intellectual exchange by bringing scholars and students from different fields together. CityNet works closely with professors of the Department of Innovation and the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences, where students can choose classes covering a gamut of fields, from creative technology management to sustainable development and cooperation.
The EU-KOREA Climate Action Platform is a unique tool to connect climate actors within and between Europe and Korea.
The Platform’s mission is to provide an avenue to expand collaboration opportunities to both Korean and European stakeholders.
Sharing best practices of climate action between the regions shall help accelerating climate action by making success replicable and failure avoidable.
CDP is an international organization, with regional offices and local partners spanning 50 countries. There are now companies, cities, states and regions from over 90 countries that disclose to CDP. Also, CDP is a network of investors and purchasers, representing over $100 trillion, along with policy makers around the globe, use our data and insights to make better-informed decisions. Through our offices and partners in 50 countries we have driven unprecedented levels of environmental disclosure.
The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) was established in March 1998 under an initiative of the Japanese government and with the support of Kanagawa Prefecture based on the “Charter for the Establishment of the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies". IGES will promote research cooperation with international organisations, governments, local governments, research institutions, business sectors, non-governmental organisations (NGO) and citizens by recognising these crucial issues,. As well as conducting research, the Institute will share its research results and also host international conferences and study workshops.
Urban and Regional Development Institute (URDI) is an independent not-for-profit organization aimed at promoting sustainable urban and regional development in Indonesia. The institute maintains a relatively small core organization while at the same time continuously developing expansive networking organization. The institute has worked with wide range of partners from local government to national government, private sectors and various international agencies. The institute consistently works to support local capacity building through training program using innovative approaches.
Seoul Foundation of Woman & Family (SFWF) is leading ways towards a world where all woman and families are happy. It places the highest priority on communication with all of you. All the projects, research activities and educational programs of SWWF need to incorporate the demands, requests and needs of the citizenry and should substantially facilitate the realization of happiness for woman and families. SFWF will stand by your side, sharing and helping you tackle the difficulties in your life.
Seoul Solution shares a great deal of valuable knowledge on urban planning and sustainable development policies of Seoul, and shows global smart cities' trends and contributes building mutual public-private partnerships with all parties including Seoul Metropolitan Government(SMG), the Seoul Institute(SI), Seoul Urban Solution Agency(SUSA), associated central governmental bodies and many different international organizations.
The OLC is a destination for development learning that will build the leadership and technical capabilities of all development stakeholders-partners, practitioners, policy makers, staff, and the public. Inspired by the success and credibility of proven approaches to online learning, the OLC is a learning ecosystem that is open, interactive and networked. It leverages the vast knowledge of the WBG and its partners and converts it into actionable learning for effective development.