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  • Enlisting craftsmen from the beneficiary communities for UN-Habitat’s shelter support project helps inject income into the local economy and makes construction more expedient. Photos: UN-Habitat
    UN-Habitat Trains over 300 on Disaster-Resilient Construction

    Manila 25 September 2014— As part of capacity building component and campaign for sustainable self-recovery among the populations affected by Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda in the Philippines) which struck last November , UN-Habitat has just conducted a series...

    • Posted September 26, 2014
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    Slum Upgrading is all the rage in Kenya’s Kilifi County

    Kilifi, Kenya, 24 September 2014 – Caleb Omondi is a music producer whose ears are always alert looking for the next talent he is going to release to the Kenyan public. The 30 year old father of one...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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    Global Mayors Compact Shows Unity and Ambition To Tackle Climate Change

    New York, 23 September 2014 – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and UN Special Envoy for Cities and Climate Change Michael R. Bloomberg today announced the launch of a global Compact of Mayors, the world’s largest effort for...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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