We are ready for WUF9, Kuala Lumpur declares

Nairobi, 16 April 2015 — The city of Kuala Lumpur, the host of the ninth session of the World Urban Forum (WUF9) in 2018 declared on Thursday that they were up to the task.

At a press conference in Nairobi on the sidelines of the PrepCom2, Malaysia’s Minister for Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Mr. Abdul Rahman Dahlan said every measure had been put in place to ensure a successful Forum.



UN-Habitat and Red Cross To Partner on Post-Disaster Housing

Sendai, 19 March 2015 – UN-Habitat and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that they will work together on promoting adequate shelter and settlements for all, with a focus on people affected by natural and man-made disasters.