Urban Themes

[ Document ] Posted on Thursday, June 16, 2011 - 16:01
Presented at the Networking Event on Post conflict urban development experience: the Afghanistan case at the 5th World Urban Forum, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. March, 2010
[ Document ] Posted on Thursday, June 16, 2011 - 15:56
Presented at the Networking Event on Urban poverty and social inclusion in Bangladesh and Nepal at the 5th World Urban Forum, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. March, 2010
[ Document ] Posted on Thursday, June 16, 2011 - 10:04
Presented at the Networking Event on right to the city: the case of Jerusalem at the 5th World Urban Forum, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. March, 2010
[ Opportunities ] Posted on Monday, June 13, 2011 - 14:52
The University of Leicester has announced a series of international scholarships in the fields of risk and disaster management. Five ‘Commonwealth Scholarships’ are being made available to individuals from low and middle income Commonwealth countries, with a career path linked to the United Nation’s Millennium Development Goals. The scholarships are located within the University’s Civil Safety... Read more
[ Document ] Posted on Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 16:37
Presented at the Networking Event on slum upgrading and prevention in ACP countries at the 5th World Urban Forum, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. March, 2010
[ Document ] Posted on Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 16:31
Presented at the Networking Event on City indicators and comparative measurement at the 5th World Urban Forum, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. March, 2010
[ Document ] Posted on Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 16:22
Presented at the Networking Event on City indicators and comparative measurement at the 5th World Urban Forum, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. March, 2010
[ Document ] Posted on Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 16:14
Presented at the Dialogue on Bridging the urban divide: inclusive cities at the 5th World Urban Forum, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. March, 2010
[ Document ] Posted on Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 10:31
Crime and violence have a severe impact on urban development prospects, livelihoods and quality of life in cities across the world. As major factors that jeopardise our quest for socially, economically and environmentally vibrant cities, urban crime and violence have been the focus of discussion for cities and their partners for at least the past three decades. The debate has centred on the... Read more
[ Document ] Posted on Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 10:12
This strategy paper has been developed in the context of UN-Habitat’s Safer Cities Programme, and the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD). It forms part of UN-Habitat’s work on urbanization, the inclusive city, the problems of urban youth, and issues of governance and youth participation. It is in keeping with the Millennium Development Goal of achieving a significant improvement in... Read more

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