Young Somalis find work through UN-Habitat job fairs

Young Somalis find work through UN-Habitat job fairs

Berbera, Bosaso and Mogadishu, May 2019, Berbera, Bosaso and Mogadishu –  Over 100 young men and women secured employment during […]

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme-UN-HABITAT is gearing towards hosting the first ever assembly in Nairobi from 27-31 May 2019.

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme-UN-HABITAT is gearing towards hosting the first ever assembly in Nairobi from 27-31 May 2019.

This even as statistics indicate that 34 percent of Kenyan population live in urban areas with a 5 per cent […]

Ms. Sharif meets Kenya’s top editors, roots for UN Habitat Assembly

Ms. Sharif meets Kenya’s top editors, roots for UN Habitat Assembly

Nairobi, 2 May 2019—UN-Habitat Executive Director Ms. Maimunnah Moh’d Sharif this week met with members of the Kenya Editors’ Guild […]

UN-Habitat Executive Director signs MoU in Beijing

UN-Habitat Executive Director signs MoU in Beijing

Beijing 2 May 2019—On her official mission to China, UN-Habitat Executive Director Ms. Maimunnah Mohd Sharif had high level engagements […]

Urban October Report 2018

Urban October Report 2018

2018 was the most successful Urban October on record with over 60 countries celebrating with events from the start on […]

Refugees and local residents study, play and live together at Kalobeyei Integrated Refugee Settlement
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Urban Impact March 2019 Edition
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UN-Habitat and Kenya’s Makueni county sign pledge to empower youth and improve lives
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UN Habitat Commits to Implementing the Global Compact on Migration
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Eco-Watch: Ms.Maimuhah Sharif of UN Habitat discusses sustainable urban development
Maimunah Mohd Sharif on Blue Economy Conference: Local governments have to play a role to ensure we achieve sustainability
First Bike Train Nairobi
CityRap: a tool for resilient communities in Africa

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Thanks for engaging us on our #AfricanStreets #StreetChat today. Special thanks to our co-hosts @TUMInitiative & @OpenStreetsCT #AfricaDay #mobility #streets #cities @MaimunahSharif @RafTuts @Otienopireh

A5 : open up diverse and inclusive Chanels that support young leaders investing time and resources in communities for curating this placemaking experiences to thrive @PlacemakingX #AfricanStreets

@Danica_Snyders Sounds like a plan! Would be nice to get out of our #CapeTown bubble more often & hear about other experiences like @CriticalMassNbi #AfricanStreets

@UNHABITAT @TUMInitiative @OpenStreetsCT @MaimunahSharif @RafTuts @Otienopireh A5: not only do most conversations about streets, transport,&mobility reference Europe, but conferences & seminars are hosted there. We need more conferences,seminars,exchange study tours in #Africancities given similarities in resource limitations #AfricanStreets

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