Training government officials in the latest urban planning approaches
27 June 2016
UCL has, over several years, developed a good relationship with various government departments across China. With world-leading experts in many areas of urban design, and the benefit of being in one of the leading cities in the world, UCL was ideally placed to work with the Chinese government in their urbanisation projects.
With UCL Consultants providing contractual and administrative support, David Cobb (Director of Business Development at The Bartlett) used his knowledge and experience of working with the officials to develop a solution.
Through the Guangdong Rural Planning Design Institute, a quasi-commercial government department, UCL has now trained around 50 senior government officials from the Guangdong Province over the last 2 years.
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