Strengthening Partnerships for a new Africa Urban Agenda
Report for the take-off conference, Strengthening Partnerships for a new Africa Urban Agenda.
The main objectives of the Conference consisted in:
• Identifying key imperatives for designing an Africa Urban Agenda based on the “New Pact: Optimizing the Urban Advantage”
• Exploring ways of strengthening partnerships between state and non-state actors in the pursuit of a new urban agenda for Africa
• Introducing the “Strengthening Partnerships” Project, reviewing the road map for implementation as well as the roles of various partners in achieving the Post- 2015 Development Agenda, and the national and regional preparations for Habitat III
• Providing an overview of the tools needed in addressing priority areas for action.