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Ideas To Action

Ideas To Action

This report represents the findings of two parallel surveys: a survey on Youth and Harmonious Urbanization and one on Youth-Led Development. More info →
Leveling the Playing Field: State of the Urban Youth 2010/2011

Leveling the Playing Field: State of the Urban Youth 2010/2011

This report is based on data from UN-HABITAT’s Global Urban Indicator Database, as well as surveys of, and focus group discussions with, selected representative groups of young people in five major cities located in four developing regions: Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), Mumbai (India), Kingston (Jamaica), Nairobi (Kenya) and Lagos (Nigeria). More info →
Environment and Urbanization , Developing citizenship among urban youth in conflict with the law

Environment and Urbanization , Developing citizenship among urban youth in conflict with the law

Tags: Africa, youth
This paper summarizes the outcome of an international conference on addressing the issue of urban youth in conflict with the law in Africa. More info →
Diwani kama msaidizi kitabu 5

Diwani kama msaidizi kitabu 5

Kama ambavyo imeonyeshwa na ukaguzi wa mahitaji ya mafunzo uliofanywa na Kituo cha Umoja wa Mataifa cha Makao ya Binadamu Habitat) mahitaji ya mafunzo ya maofisa wa serikali ambao wamechaguliwa (madiwani) au ya wanasiasa yanaonekana ya dharura sana kote ulimwenguni. Wakati huo huo, mafunzo haya yanaonekana maeneo yenye kushugulikiwa kwa kiwango cha chini zaidi miongoni mwa yale yanayo jenga uwezo kwa minajili ya maendeleo ya mneneo maalum na usimamizi wa miji. More info →
Strategy paper on Urban Youth in Africa

Strategy paper on Urban Youth in Africa

Tags: Africa, youth
This strategy paper has been developed in the context of UN-Habitat’s Safer Cities Programme, and the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD). More info →
Global Campaign on Urban Governance: Youth, Children and Urban Governance

Global Campaign on Urban Governance: Youth, Children and Urban Governance

Tags: Global, youth
This policy paper forms part of UN-HABITAT’S Global Campaign on Urban Governance. More info →
Global Campaign on Urban Governance: Youth, Children and Urban Governance

Global Campaign on Urban Governance: Youth, Children and Urban Governance

Tags: Global, youth
This policy paper forms part of UN-HABITAT’S Global Campaign on Urban Governance. More info →
Cities of Youth, Cities of prosperity

Cities of Youth, Cities of prosperity

Youth are key to the prosperity of cities in the developing world, yet many barriers prevent them from fulfilling this role - most notably access to education, vocational training, and employment. More info →
Strategy on Youth at Risk in Latin America

Strategy on Youth at Risk in Latin America

The goal of this document is to make evident the situation of young people living at risk in Latin America and to propose policies to face this problem. More info →
The State of Urban Youth 2012/2013 , Youth in the Prosperity of Cities

The State of Urban Youth 2012/2013 , Youth in the Prosperity of Cities

The increasing prominence of the youth bulge in most urban areas presents a unique opportunity, as they represent the most dynamic human resource available. More info →
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