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UP SURP inaugurates new building, launches new books

UP SURP logo.
The University of the Philippines School of Urban and Regional Planning (UP SURP) welcomed UP officials, representatives from the office of the Ambassador of Germany to the Philippines and UNESCO Philippines to its new building’s soft inauguration and the launching of new books on February 6.
The unveiling of the International Center for Urban and Regional Planning (ICURP) was attended by UP President Alfredo E. Pascual, incoming UP President Danilo M. Concepcion, Vice President for Planning Elvira A. Zamora, UP Diliman Chancellor Michael L. Tan, Office of the Campus Architect Director Enrico B. Tabafunda, other UP officials, as well …

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UP SURP to hold International Conference on Smarter Cities

The University of the Philippines, through its School of Urban and Regional Planning, is taking the lead in national development initiatives with the International Conference on Smarter Cities.
The conference is a venue for the multi-directional flow of information, expertise, technologies and resources among different stakeholders towards the development of policies, programs and actions for more responsive and sustainable approaches to planning communities. Through consolidated efforts, the conference aims to achieve the goal of developing smarter, sustainable and climate-resilient communities in the future.
Organized by the UP School of Urban and Regional Planning, Prof. Dr. Emeritus Gero Hillmer from the University of …

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