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All posts tagged "sustainable"
- Good Housing Makes a Good City – Carlos Zedillo
The lecture seeks to highlight the impact of the housing sector on the development of cities and the attainment of the Sustainability Developments Goals (SDGs). It will also unveil the state of housing in Mexico and its...
- Posted November 8, 2018
- Unequal Scenes – Johnny Miller
This lecture will explore how a unique perspective on economic inequality, in this case using a drone, is vitally important to combat what has been described as “the defining challenge of our time”. AUDIO: Johnny Miller- “Unequal...
- Posted November 1, 2018
- Participatory urban planning – Elisa Maceratini
The lecture shows the challenges and opportunities of participatory planning through a series of concrete experiences from the field. AUDIO: Elisa Maceratini- “Participatory urban planning” SYNOPSIS Issues which the lecture addresses Planners and scholars of urban studies...
- Posted October 22, 2018
- Slum Tourism – Ko Koens
The lecture focuses on introducing the fast-growing concept of tourism to economically less developed areas, also known as slum tourism, the ethical issues that it needs to deal with, its governance and the ways it may contribute...
- Posted October 17, 2018
- The Urban Informal Economy – Alison Brown
This lecture examines how precarious urban livelihoods in the informal economy can be transformed by innovative and rights-based approaches to urban policy, contributing to economic and social inclusion, and recovery in crisis-affected cities. MP3 AUDIO: Alison Brown...
- Posted October 9, 2018
- “Mobility of Care” – Ines Sanchez de Madariaga
The Mobility of Care: Introducing Gender-Aware Concepts in Transportation Planning aims at providing a better understanding of travel patterns of women and men, by taking into account the travel implications of daily tasks performed by individuals with...
- Posted October 1, 2018
- “Coproducing for sustainable cities” – Diana Mitlin
Diana Mitlin from University of Manchester in this lecture argue that coproduction is an essential component of an inclusive urban agenda MP3 AUDIO: Diana Mitlin – Coproducing for sustainable cities SYNOPSIS Issues which the lecture addresses The...
- Posted May 16, 2017
- THE 4th ASIA PACIFIC MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE ON HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (APMCHUD), Youth and IT in Sustainable Urban Development
The Asia-Pacific region has more than half of its population composed of young people. The region is experiencing quite a number of positive developments but equally in the same measure registers quite a number of challenges amongst...
- Posted June 17, 2014
- ПЛАНИРОВАНИЕ УСТОЙЧИВЫХ ГОРОДОВ: НАПРАВЛЕНИЯ СТРАТЕГИИ , ГЛОБАЛЬНЫЙ ДОКЛАД О НАСЕЛЕННЫХ ПУНКТАХ 2009 – Russian language Version
Современные системы городского планирования не приспособлены для того, чтобы решать серьезные городские проблемы XXI века, в том числе связанные с последствиями изменения климата, истощением ресурсов и экономической нестабильностью, а также непрерывным процессом стремительной урбанизации с присущими ей...
- Posted June 20, 2011
- Planning Sustainable Cities: Global Report on Human Settlements 2009
Planning Sustainable Cities reviews recent urban planning practices and approaches, discusses constraints and conflicts therein, and identifies innovative approaches that are more responsive to current challenges of urbanization.
- Posted July 7, 2010
- Planning Sustainable Cities: Global Report on Human Settlements 2009 – Policy Directions
This report documents many effective and equitable examples of sustainable urbanization that are helping to define a new role for urban planning.
- Posted July 4, 2010
- التقرير العالمي للمستوطنات البشرية 2009، تخطيط المدن المستدامة: توجهات السياسات العامة – نسخة ملخصة (Summary of Global Report on Human Settlements 2009)
إن نظم التخطيط الحضري المتبعة في الوقت الحاضر تفتقر للجاهزية اللازمة للتعامل مع أبرز التحديات الحضرية الناشئة في القرن الحادي والعشرين، بما في ذلك الآثار الناجمة عن ظاهرة تغير المناخ، واستنزاف الموارد، وحالة عدم الاستقرار الاقتصادي، وذلك...
- Posted June 20, 2010
- Planificación de Ciudades Sostenibles: Orientaciones para Políticas (Planning Sustainable cities) , Informe Global Sobre Asentamientos Humanos 2009(Summary of Global Report 2009) – Espanol Language Version
Current urban planning systems are not equipped to deal with the major urban challenges of the 21st century, including effects of climate change, resource depletion and economic instability, plus continued rapid urbanization with its negative consequences such...
- Posted June 20, 2010
- Global Report on Human Settlements 2009: Planning Sustainable Cities 全球人类住区报告2009：规划可持续的城市
Planning Sustainable Cities reviews the major challenges currently facing cities and towns all over the world, the emergence and spread of modern urban planning and the effectiveness of current approaches.
- Posted June 18, 2010
- Catalogue of Products and Services
This catalogue presents of products and services provided by UN-HABITAT under its medium term strategic and institutional plan.
- Posted July 14, 2009