All posts tagged "Urban Economy"
The Challenge of Local Government Financing in Developing Countries
Cities are assets, solutions and drivers of economic and social development. Cities possess huge untapped economic potential that can and should be leveraged to create wealth and economic opportunities for all. This requires good urban planning that...
- Posted May 18, 2015
UN-Habitat and partner launch an award for young innovators and entrepreneurs
Nairobi, 7 May 2015– UN-Habitat and the International Ecological Safety Collaboration Organization (IESCO) supported by China Development Orient Urban Development and Investment Company Limited (“CDB-ORIENT”), a major private sector organization in China have jointly launched a biennial...
- Posted May 7, 2015
Urban Solutions. United Nations Human Settlements Programme, Nairobi 2015
For more than forty years, UN-Habitat has been working in human settlements throughout the world. The efforts of UN-Habitat have been focused on building a brighter future for developing villages, towns and cities of all sizes, which...
- Posted April 22, 2015