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Cities and Pandemics: Towards a more just, green and healthy future
Technical Report
Cities and Pandemics: Towards a more just, green and healthy future
The UN-Habitat’s Report on Cities and Pandemics: Towards a More Just, Green and Healthy Future presents an analysis of the situation of the COVID-19 in cities and urban areas after one year since the declaration of… Read more
The New Urban Agenda Illustrated
Technical Report
The New Urban Agenda Illustrated
The New Urban Agenda, adopted at Habitat III in Quito, Ecuador, on 20 October 2016, presents a paradigm shift based on the science of cities and lays out standards and principles for the planning, construction,… Read more
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Cities and Pandemics: Towards a more just, green and healthy future
New UN-Habitat Report calls for post COVID-19 cities to lead the way to a fairer, greener and healthier future for all Nairobi, 30 March 2021 - UN-Habitat’s new report - Cities and Pandemics: Towards a more just, green and healthy future – demonstrates how cities can reduce the impact of future pandemics and become more equitable, healthy and environmentally… Read more
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Flagship and Regional Reports
World Cities Report 2020
World Cities Report
World Cities Report 2020: The Value of Sustainable Urbanization
The world we live in has been transformed in a manner not witnessed in recent times.  The coronavirus pandemic has triggered what arguably is the worst public health crisis in a century and the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression.  In a rapidly urbanizing and globalized world, cities have been the… Read more
The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2020
Annual Report
The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2020
The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2020 brings together the latest data to show us that, before the COVID-19 pandemic, progress remained uneven and we were not on track to meet the Goals by 2030. Some gains were visible: the share of children and youth out of school had fallen; the incidence of many communicable… Read more
Cities and Pandemics: Towards a more just, green and healthy future
Technical Report
Cities and Pandemics: Towards a more just, green and healthy future
The UN-Habitat’s Report on Cities and Pandemics: Towards a More Just, Green and Healthy Future presents an analysis of the situation of the COVID-19 in cities and urban areas after one year since the declaration of pandemic and outlines a range of bold measures that could deliver a lasting and sustainable recovery… Read more
Global Compendium of Practices on Local Economic and Financial Recovery
Technical Report
Global Compendium of Practices on Local Economic and Financial Recovery
LEARNING FROM CITIES TO BUILD BACK BETTER FROM COVID-19 The pandemic has forced countries and cities to implement various movement control measures and closure of businesses that have resulted in shrinking economic activities in cities and massive revenue loss of local governments. While the effects of COVID-19… Read more
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