UN Human Settlements Programme

UN-Habitat

UN Human Settlements Programme

Type IGO
Website unhabitat.org
Year founded 1978
Location Nairobi Kenya Kenya
Budget USD >100M
Functions Advocacy, Fieldwork
Funding sources Governments or multi-govt organizations
Tags africa human rights energy migration climate water social policy transport sustainability and sustainable development cities and urban development
Summary The UN-Habitat’s vision of “a better quality of life for all in an urbanizing world” is bold and ambitious. UN-Habitat works with partners to build inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable cities and communities. UN-Habitat promotes urbanization as a positive transformative force for people and communities, reducing inequality, discrimination and poverty.


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UN-Habitat · 30 August 2022 English

In the months following the conference, the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy (GCoM) launched the Innovate4Cities initiative to support and expand the research and action called for …


UN-Habitat · 29 August 2022 English

220821 July Newsletter_BH UN-Habitat would like to thank the following partners for their generous contributions: European Union, Govern- ment of Japan, the United States of America, Iraq UNDAF FOR A …


UN-Habitat · 26 August 2022 English

Background In the lead up to the 27th Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC (COP27), to be held in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, from 6-17 November 2022, the Government …


UN-Habitat · 26 August 2022 English

The initiative also aims to support efforts to strengthen and raise ambition of NDCs by establishing synergies and complementarity with the commitments and initiatives of local and regional governments and …


UN-Habitat · 25 August 2022 English

Campaign goals The advocacy toolkit and guide, “My Waste, Our Wealth”, is a community education and The aim of the campaign is to promote awareness strategy designed by UN-Habitat to …


UN-Habitat · 25 August 2022 English

Campaign goals The advocacy toolkit and guide, “My Waste, Our Wealth”, is a community education and The aim of the campaign is to promote awareness strategy designed by UN-Habitat to …


UN-Habitat · 23 August 2022 English

The President of the UN-Habitat Assembly reiterated the importance of the work of the CPR and the Executive Board as the intersessional bodies of the UN-Habitat Assembly in guiding the …


UN-Habitat · 19 August 2022 English

Proposed Roadmap for 2022 meetings of the Governing Bodies of UN-Habitat (April 2022 to December 2022) (Previous roadmap is accessible here)December Legend Bureau of the Executive Board ad hoc working …


UN-Habitat · 12 August 2022 English

Natural heritage: refers to natural features, geological and physiographical formations and delineated areas that constitute the habitat of threatened species of animals and plants and natural sites of value from …


UN-Habitat · 11 August 2022 English

The exchanges continued with the the information provided by the stakeholders are at team in charge of the Communal Development Plan to times contradictory because the methodology used ensure the …


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