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    Theme: Social Inclusion

    Crime in Nairobi: Results of a City wide Victim Survey; Safer Cities Series 2

    Crime in Nairobi: Results of a City wide Victim Survey; Safer Cities Series 2

    This publication is part of the Safer Nairobi project, funded by UNDP, which is working towards a city-wide crime prevention strategy. More info →
    Green Building Interventions for Social Housing

    Green Building Interventions for Social Housing

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    Given the substantial growth in new construction in economies in transition, and the inefficiencies of existing building stock worldwide, if nothing is done, GHG emissions from buildings will more than double in the next 20 years. Therefore, if global targets for GHG emissions reduction are to be met, it is essential that mitigation of GHG emissions from buildings must be on every national climate change strategy. More info →
    World Urban Forum 7 Report – March 2015
    Survivors Speak A snapshot survey on violence against women

    Survivors Speak A snapshot survey on violence against women

    This survey report is part of the Safer Cities Nairobi Project aiming at shedding light on the hidden problem of violence against women, and to address the gaps of information that persist on this subject. More info →
    World Urban Forum 4 Report , The World’s Premier Conference on Cities Nanjing, China 3-6 November 2008

    World Urban Forum 4 Report , The World’s Premier Conference on Cities Nanjing, China 3-6 November 2008

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    The Fourth Session of the World Urban Forum held in Nanjing, China from 3-6 November 2008 drew nearly 8,000 participants from 146 countries. More info →
    Report: Preventing Gender-based Violence in the Horn, East and Southern Africa

    Report: Preventing Gender-based Violence in the Horn, East and Southern Africa

    Preventing Gender-based Violence in the Horn, East and Southern Africa : A Regional Dialogue. Raising Voices and Safer Cities Programme 2004 More info →
    Forward Looking Evaluation of Gender Mainstreaming in UN-Habitat

    Forward Looking Evaluation of Gender Mainstreaming in UN-Habitat

    Since 1991, UN-Habitat has been implementing programmes addressing women’s empowerment and gender mainstreaming in its’ overall activities. This evaluation assesses what the Women and Habitat Programme (WHP) and the Gender Unit have achieved in these areas. The Evaluation also focuses on understanding the relevance of UN-Habitat partnership with organizations dealing with women and habitat issues. Information and views were gathered from UN-Habitat staff and documents, as well as key partners. In addition, selective case studies were carried out in Tanzania and Ecuador, to assess the effectiveness of WHP’s operational programmes. The evaluation report outlines the history, lessons learned, useful indicators for gender mainstreaming; and recommendations for strengthening gender mainstreaming in UN-Habitat’s future work. More info →
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