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Annual Report
Annual Report 2020
This is UN-Habitat’s first annual progress report on the implementation of the strategic plan 2020-2023. The report sets out progress towards planned results against indicator targets for 2020. The report shows that UN-… Read more
UN-Habitat’s Solutions Start with Cities
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UN-Habitat’s Solutions Start with Cities
UN-Habitat’s new Brochure - Solutions Start with Cities -  illustrates how UN-Habitat draws on over 40 years of experience to unlock the value of cities and work towards a sustainable urban future. It features… Read more
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UN-Habitat 2020 Annual Report showcases agency’s achievements in a challenging year
Nairobi, 11 May 2021 - UN-Habitat has released its 2020 Annual Report highlighting achievements and lessons learned during the year in promoting sustainable urbanization in a rapidly changing world. The Report comes at the end of the first year of the implementation of UN-Habitat’s Strategic Plan 2020 - 2023 and its new organizational structure. The Strategic Plan features an impact-focused… 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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