Experts, local authorities and civil society representatives discuss public spaces in Arab cities in a 4-day online workshop

December 1st, 2020

November 2020 - UN-Habitat organized an online workshop “Towards Safe, Inclusive and Accessible Public Spaces in the Arab States” in collaboration with Arab towns organization. The training, which…

Participants at COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus discuss critical need for housing

May 11th, 2020

Nairobi, 7 May 2020  - The third online COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campuses, focusing on housing, was organized by the World Urban Campaign with Habitat for Humanity and Compass Housing Services, the…

Women’s leadership will be critical in the post-COVID-19 era #BeyondTheOutbreak

May 11th, 2020

6 May 2020 - The twelfth thematic live learning experience  organized by UCLG and UN-Habitat provided an opportunity for local and regional women leaders from across the world to outline their key…

Supporting those in informal settlements and economy during COVID-19 and beyond

May 4th, 2020

The latest in the series of Live Learning Sessions organized by United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) and UN-Habitat, which took place on April 29 focused on vulnerable and marginalized…

Ensuring income and investment in local service provision is critical for global recovery #BeyondTheOutbreak

April 28th, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting local service provision throughout the world. The Live Learning Session on local finance highlighted how essential it is for local and regional governments to have…