City Lab


Professional Short training Course in

Urban governance 

Green Institute has launched “CITY LAB: Professional short training course in urban governance” for city council leaders(Mayors/deputy Mayors), village council leaders, local representatives, administrators, executive officers and managers.

Main objective of the course is to develop management, governance, technical and institutional capacity of municipal authorities for strategic, integrated and data-based planning, design and sustainable urban development.

 Course thematic areas:

  • Urban planning and design
  • Legislation
  • Budgeting
  • Resources management/financing
  • Local economic development
  • Local governance
  • Sustainable city development
  • Urban developmental administration
  • Urban governance
  • Leadership

Course duration


 Resource persons/visiting lecturers

Highly experienced city leaders, urban administrators and world-class experts on urban planning, design and sustainable urban development will be the resource persons and visiting lecturers for the course.

System of teaching

The resource persons will teach through online (digital technology based teaching) and offline (class room based teaching) system.

Additionally, there will be sharing of knowledge, idea, expertise, best urban developmental practices/models, experiences, and information, publications, presentations, books and resource materials.


Upon completion of the course, after submission of a city developmental concept note along with power point presentation, the students will get the certificate of course.

For further information please contact at




Contact Address
Green Institute
P.O Box 19483
Kathmandu, Nepal
Tel Number: +977 1 5570877