HIC's activities during the World Urban Forum 7The seventh edition of the World Urban Forum (WUF) will be held in Medellin, Colombia from 5 to 11 April. This event is organized every two years by UN-HABITAT in order to examine one of the most urgent issues faced by humanity: the accelerated urbanization and its impact on communities, cities, economies and policies. This time the main theme of the Forum will be "Urban Equity in Development-Cities for Life". Alongside with the WUF, and taking advantage of the presence of many...
Date published: 02-13-2014
Map and locations in Medellin* To download a general map, click here.* To download the map with all the activities, click here. ...
Date published: 04-01-2014
Council adopts resolution including references to security of tenure - Newsletter # 45The UN Human Rights Council adopted, in its 25th session, a resolution on adequate housing, including references to security of tenure, the topic of the Rapporteur Raquel Rolnik’s final thematic report, presented on March 10-11. At the time, she also presented the reports on the missions to Indonesia and United Kingdom conducted in 2013. Many countries, regional groups, human rights institutions and civil society organizations welcomed such reports.At the end of the session, the Council...
Source: Special Rapporteur on the Right to Adequate Housing
Date published: 03-31-2014
City Changer Room Event: Unpacking Targets for the Urban SDGcommunitascoalition.org | email@example.com | @SDGcommunitasSecretariat: c/o UN Habitat, DC2-984 | New York, NY 10017* To download the concept note, click here. ...
Date published: 03-30-2014
Networking Event: Habitat III ExpectationsCivil society´s expectations and needs from the Habitat III process
Source: HLRN - HIC
Date published: 03-27-2014