The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), whose regional office for the Americas is located at the City of Knowledge, launched a search for communities that demonstrate excellence in managing disaster risk in order to draw attention to the importance of local knowledge, traditions and customs in the struggle against extreme weather events, climate change and earthquakes.
The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), through its Regional Office for the Americas located in the City of Knowledge, and the Municipality of Bugaba, Panama signed a Partnership Framework for advancing the sustainable and resilient development of the municipality, based on the Global Campaign “Making Cities Resilient: My City is Getting Ready ", promoted by UNISDR since 2010.
In recent days the City of Knowledge Foundation held at its Business and Training Center the theoretical and practical workshop: Knowledge management, technological monitoring and competitive intelligence as complementary bases for conducting foresight.
Last Friday, August 21st, a meeting took place between members of the Canal de Empresarias project of the City of Knowledge Innovation Center and stakeholders of the Panamanian entrepreneurial ecosystem.
As part of the activities of the 4th Central American Percussion Festival (FEPECE), The Beachers and Transístmico Project with Osvaldo Ayala offered an spectacular concert on Thursday, August 20, at the City of Knowledge Athenaeum.
The City of Knowledge Foundation and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) held in recent days the forum: Energy Security in the face of Climate Change in Latin America, at the City of Knowledge Convention Center. Dr. María del Pilar Ostos Cetina gave the forum.
The School of Architecture and Design ISTHMUS and the City of Knowledge Foundation began the exhibition "Meet Le Corbusier", which will be presented from August 20th until August 31st at La Plaza City of Knowledge.
As part of the activities of the 11th International Book Fair of Panama, the City of Knowledge Foundation was one of the sponsors of the photo exhibition “Photo/graph Scripture. Writers in the frame of Daniel Mordzinski", which was held on Tuesday, August 18, at Los Tapices lounge inside the ATLAPA Convention Center.
The Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) of the United Nations, located at the City of Knowledge, and the City of Knowledge Foundation held the Recognition Ceremony for World Humanitarian Day, on Tuesday, August 18, at the City of Knowledge Convention Center.
In recent days the International Software Quality Institute (ISQI) began its tour of Latin America and Choucair Testing S.A., located at the City of Knowledge, is one of its main strategic partners in this commitment to promote the importance of training in the area of technology.