Advisory Groups


Advisory Group on Gender Issues (AGGI)

The Advisory Group on Gender Issues (AGGI) is an independent advisory body that was established in 2012, following a Governing Council (GC) resolution, to advise the UN-Habitat Executive Director on all issues related to gender matters in the agency’s work. The objective of AGGI is to advance women’s empowerment and gender equality in sustainable urban […]

Youth Advisory Board

The Youth Advisory Board was created to better integrate the views of urban youth into the UN-Habitat urban strategy and work programme. The board was established at the World Urban Forum IV held in Nanjing China on 1 and 2 November 2008, and launched at the 22nd session of the UN-Habitat Governing Council in April […]

United Nations Advisory Committee of Local Authorities (UNACLA)

UNACLA is a legacy of Habitat II in 1996. It was constituted as “an advisory body that would serve the purpose of strengthening the international dialogue with local authorities involved in the implementation of the Habitat Agenda” (Governing Council Resolution 17/18 of 1999). UNACLA is an advisory body to UN-Habitat with a global representation and […]
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