All posts tagged "housing"
The Right to Adequate Housing for Persons With Disabilities Living in Cities
As established in international law and the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda, it is necessary to pay attention to the rights and needs of persons with disabilities. Persons with disabilities are disproportionately represented in the poorest quintile of...
- Posted October 29, 2015
UN to promote more accessible and inclusive cities for persons with disabilities
Nairobi 28 October 2015– A global United Nations meeting bringing together more than 60 urban planning and disability experts opens today at the UN Office in Nairobi. Over the next three days, the experts will discuss solutions...
- Posted October 28, 2015
UN-Habitat participates in OIKONET conference
Bratislava, 13 October 2015– The second OIKONET conference on the topic “Global Dwelling” was held in Bratislava, Slovakia, with the participation of UN-Habitat late last month. OIKONET is a network of 34 institutions from 29 countries -4 of...
- Posted October 13, 2015