All posts tagged "slide"
Philippines youth dance to safe and resilient cities
Tacloban City, Philippines 31 October 2014– In the afternoon of October 23, 2014, droves of teens and young adults headed to the Balyuan Grounds in Tacloban City despite gray skies, puddled pavements, and light but steady rain...
- Posted November 3, 2014
Urbanisation in the spotlight as world marks first World Cities Day
Shanghai 31 October 2014 The first World Cities Day has been commemorated across the globe under the theme “Leading Urban Transformation”. In his statement to mark the occasion, United Nations Secretary General Mr. Ban Ki-moon “With the decision...
- Posted October 31, 2014
Affordable housing should be “at the centre of cities”: Joan Clos
Nairobi, 28 October 2014 – UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN-Habitat has said that affordable housing should be put back at the centre of cities, both in terms of planning and policy, and geographical location. He...
- Posted October 28, 2014