All posts tagged "Urban Design"
Using Minecraft for Youth Participation in Urban Design and Governance
The purpose of this paper is to outline UN-Habitat’s approach to using information and communication technology (ICT) as an enabler to encourage youth participation in urban design and governance.
- Posted January 7, 2016
Building better cities – Clos on making our cities work for us
Nairobi, 14 July 2015 – If approached correctly, urbanization can be an engine of growth, writes Joan Clos, Executive Director of UN-Habitat. In the economic history of humanity, urbanization has always been an accelerator of growth and...
- Posted July 14, 2015
The Challenge of Local Government Financing in Developing Countries
The report identifies successful governance mechanisms for efficient and equitable provision of public services in metropolitan areas of developing countries, and shares experiences and methods to making public service provision more viable in peri-urban areas of large...
- Posted May 18, 2015