Child-Friendly City Adaption in China - Current Circumstances and Opportunities
“A child-friendly city (CFC) is a city, town, community or any system of local governance committed to improving the lives of children within their jurisdiction by realizing their rights as articulated in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.”
-UNICEF, the foundation initiated Child Friendly City Initiative
This webinar will be jointly presented by ENRICH in China and Innovation Centre Denmark, offering a 60-min deep dive into Chinese Child-Friendly City (CFC). Currently in China, increasing focus has been given to the Child Friendly Cities Initiative (CFCI), but how to adapt the CFCI framework to the Chinese ecosystem exactly? What are the opportunities? The 60-min online journey will guide you into the CFC situation in China from both academic and commercial perspectives.
Mr. Dong is the first Chinese expert to share the construction strategy of children-friendly environment in China in the International School Grounds Alliance (ISGA). He has participated in the compilation of the first group standard for child development - "Guideline for Outdoor Children Playground Design", led by the Chinese Society of Landscape Architecture, and the compilation of the children's park chapters of the "Collection of Landscape Design Materials (Second Edition)"
Through continuing innovation and practice in community operation, Dowell Real Estate has established the first Children-focused Community - Children's Paradise, which is focusing on life-long community services in children's growth, neighborhoods relationship, community facilities and home decoration, aiming at creating better community life experiences.
Date: June 19th, 2020
Time: 10.00 – 11.00 CET (16.00 – 17.00 Beijing time)
10:00 – Welcome Session, ICDK and ENRICH in China
10:05 – Child Friendly City Initiative in China
Nannan Dong, Professor, Tongji University
10:25 – Children's Paradise, the First Children-focused Community in China
Yue Ren, Project Manager, Dowell Real Estate
10:45 - Open Discussion and Roundtable
11:00 – End of Webinar