Habitat issue

It is projected that in the next fifty years, two-thirds of humanity will be living in towns and cities. A major challenge is to minimize burgeoning poverty in cities and improve the urban poor’s access to basic facilities such as … Continue reading

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World Urban Forum 2006

From 19 to 23 June 2006, Vancouver will host the 3rd World Urban Forum, a major UN event also known as UN-Habitat. The meeting will bring together public and private institutions, experts and decision-makers from around the world to discuss … Continue reading

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