City Prosperity Index (Methodology and Metadata) (قياس ازدهار المدن(المنهجية وبيانات التعريف

 

مؤشر ازدهار المدن  , هو بحكم التعريف، مؤشر متعدد الأبعاد

ومن ثم، يتحدد ازدهار أي مدينة استناداً إلى مجموعة من العوامل أو

الأبعاد المتعلقة بتصورات المدينة المزدهرة. يتكون مؤشر ازدهار

المدن من ستة أبعاد والتي تصف جوانب مختلفة من الازدهار الحضري

وفقا لمعايير برنامج الأمم المتحدة للمستوطنات البشرية - الموئل:

الإنتاجية، تنمية وتطوير البنية التحتية، نوعية الحياة، العدالة والاندماج،

الاستدامة البيئية والإدارة الحضرية. (الأمم المتحدة - الموئل،2011 ) 

 

 

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Nigeria to work with UN-Habitat to promote youth empowerment

Nairobi, 22 July 2014—The Federal Republic of Nigeria on Tuesday signed an agreement with United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) which seeks, among other objectives, to promote urban youth empowerment.

The agreement was penned at the UN-Habitat headquarters in Nairobi by the Federal Minister of Youth Development Mr. Boni Haruna and UN-Habitat’s Deputy Executive Director Dr. Aisa Kirabo.

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Kenyan university offers post-graduate degree in sustainable urban development

Nairobi, 15 July 2014: With support from UN-Habitat, the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology has launched a Masters in Sustainable Urban Development, as well as Doctoral programmes by research and thesis in areas of urban studies.

The course will be offered under the Centre for Urban Studies, established in 2013 by the School of Architecture and Building Sciences in partnership with UN-Habitat, to guide in research, training and development of innovative ideas that will help tackle the inherent complex and diverse issues in urban settings.

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AFRICA MAKES REGIONAL RECOMMENDATIONS TO GLOBAL DISASTER RISK REDUCTION

Abuja, 19 May 2014: Attendees at a regional conference on disaster risk reduction in Nigeria have made recommendations for input to the upcoming World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in March 2015.

Emerging from the Special Session on 'Building Urban Resilience' organised by UN-Habitat, at the 5th Africa Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in Abuja, Nigeria, city governments and stakeholders have recommended several critical inputs in order to reduce the risk to the continent of the impact of disasters, both natural and man-made.

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Tanzania

UN-Habitat in Tanzania
Country Information

Total Value of UN-HABITAT Investments: US$29,336,658

Total Number of UN-HABITAT Projects:   5 projects

Capital:   Dodoma

Major Cities:  Mwanza, Arusha,Dodoma, Mbeya, Morogoro,Tanga, Kahama, Tabora, Zanzibar City

Population

47.78million

2012

GDP

US$28.24  billion

2012

GDP growth

6.9%

2012

Urban population (annual %)

27%

2012

Population growth rate (average annual %)

3%

2012

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UN-Habitat in South Sudan  Country Information

Total Value of UN-HABITAT Investments: US$ 6,539,531 Total Number of UN-HABITAT Projects:   5  projects

Capital:   Juba Major Cities:  Malakal, Wau, Pajok, Yei, Yambio, Aweil, Gogrial, Rumbek, Bor

Population

10.84 Million

2012

GDP

US$10.22 Billion

2012

GDP growth

-47.6%

2012

Urban population (annual %)

18%

2010

Population growth rate (average annual %)

4.3%

2011

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Somalia

<strong>UN-Habitat in Somalia </strong> <strong>Country Information </strong>

Total Value of UN-HABITAT Investments: US$49,057,263 Total Number of UN-HABITAT Projects:  19  projects

Capital:   Mogadishu Major Cities:  Hargeisa, Berbera, Kismayo, Merca, Jamaame, Baidoa, Burao, Bosaso, Afgooye Population

10.20 Million

2012

GDP

US$917 Million

1990

GDP growth

-1.5%

1990

Urban population (annual %)

38%

2012

Population growth rate (average annual %)

2.9%

2012

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Nigeria

UN-Habitat in Nigeria
Country Information

Total Value of UN-HABITAT Investments: US$ 4,228,613

Total Number of UN-HABITAT Projects: 7 projects

Capital:  Abuja

Major Cities:  The largest country in Africa, Nigeria has 36 states and a few of the main cities are Kano, Ibadan, Kaduna, Port Harcourt, Benin City, Maiduguri, Zaria, Aba & Jos.

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