Joris has been working on urbanization issues for almost 20 years. Besides being based in Indonesia, Vietnam, Kenya and the Philippines, he has worked with cities in over 25 countries to strengthen their urban management and infrastructure delivery. Prior to joining ADB, he was a Program Director for the Cities Development Initiative for Asia and worked with UN-HABITAT, the European Commission, and the Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies.
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Published on Monday, 11 February 2019
No matter the urban pressures in Asia and Pacific, governments and their partners must provide spaces for communities to play and interact.