All posts tagged "Planning & Design"

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    Planeamiento Urbano para Dirigentes Municipales

    Un Buen Planeamiento Urbano Transforma su Ciudad

    • Posted July 1, 2014
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  • Urban Planning for City Leaders
    Urban Planning for City Leaders

    Urban Planning for City Leaders is a valuable source of information, inspiration and ideas on urban planning that is designed for city leaders and decision makers at a critical moment in human history. Predicted human population growth...

    • Posted June 24, 2014
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  • Planning Urban Settlements in South Sudan
    Planning Urban Settlements in South Sudan

    The publication will provide text and images on the Urban Development process and serve as a guide for designing new layouts or updating existing ones. The book will provide a compilation of different and updated Urban Planning...

    • Posted June 24, 2014
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  • Planning Sustainable Cities UN-HABITAT Practices and Perspectives
    Planning Sustainable Cities: UN-HABITAT Practices and Perspectives

    UN-HABITAT has played a central and very active role in the recent debate on the future of urban planning. For years planning was considered an inefficient tool, unable to address development effectively. However renewed attention to urban...

    • Posted June 24, 2014
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  • UN Habitat UPCL 14-02624 - Combine
    Urban Planning for City Leaders

    Urban Planning for City Leaders is a valuable source of information, inspiration and ideas on urban planning that is designed for city leaders and decision makers at a critical moment in human history.

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Development of International Guidelines on Urban and Territorial Planning
    Development of International Guidelines on Urban and Territorial Planning

     Different types and approaches of urban and territorial planning exist and have been tested worldwide without simple and universally agreed principles to guide decision makers towards sustainable development. The International Guidelines on Urban and Territorial Planning (IG-UTP)...

    • Posted June 13, 2014
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  • UNEP and UN-Habitat Greener Cities Partnership
    UNEP and UN-Habitat Greener Cities Partnership

    For over two decades, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat)) have worked together to advocate for and promote environmental sustainability in urban development  The Greener Cities Partnership is envisaged...

    • Posted June 12, 2014
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  • A New Strategy of Sustainable Neighbourhood Planning
    A New Strategy of Sustainable Neighbourhood Planning: Five principles – Urban Planning Discussion Note 3

    UN-Habitat supports countries to develop urban planning methods and systems to address current urbanization challenges such as population growth, urban sprawl, poverty, inequality, pollution, congestion, as well as urban biodiversity, urban mobility and energy. The proposed approach...

    • Posted May 27, 2014
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    Experts convene on urban safety indicators

    Barcelona, 21 May 2014: Fifty-five international experts on urban development and security gathered in Barcelona for a two-day meeting on the Urban Safety Monitor; a new initiative that promotes the use of indicators for evidence-based policy and...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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  • Expert Group meetings Madrid
    Experts gather in Spain to promote national urban policies

    Madrid, 12 May 2014: In collaboration with Barcelona City Council, UN-Habitat recently organized two Experts Group Meetings in Madrid and Barcelona on National Urban Policies and on Sustainable Urban Mobility, respectively. The meetings were held under the...

    • Posted May 12, 2014
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    Planning & Design

    Rapid urbanization in the developing world and current car-centred cities are bringing about many challenges in the spatial distribution of people and resources. Learn more about how smart urban planning and design can enhance our cities.

    • Posted March 27, 2014
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