Governance

Involving Young People In Holding Governments To Account

NAIROBI, May 2019 – While the international community recognises the important and positive role that young people play in maintaining and promoting international peace and security, there are several challenges in measuring progress. In line with the overall theme of the first UN-Habitat Assembly on Innovation, UN-Habitat hosted a side event to explore innovative approaches, discuss

Read More »

UN-Habitat Leads Africities Session On Effective local Government Planning For Sustainable Development

Marrakesh, Morocco, 22 November 2018  – The second day of the Africities 8 Summit featured a wide range of lively discussions on local government perspectives on gender, youth, transport, local strategies for financing, the environment, gender equality, transport, waste management, safe cities and many other topics. The session on “Planning and programming strategies for transition

Read More »