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Year: 2006

Innovative Policies for the Urban Informal Economy

Innovative Policies for the Urban Informal Economy

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An expert group meeting was convened to discuss case studies of regulatory inform of the urban informal sector in six developing country cities. More info →
Financial Resource Mapping , FOR PRO-POOR GOVERNANCE PART – I, FOR UNTIED RESOURCES AVAILABLE AT CITY LEVEL PART – II

Financial Resource Mapping , FOR PRO-POOR GOVERNANCE PART – I, FOR UNTIED RESOURCES AVAILABLE AT CITY LEVEL PART – II

Nearly third of the urban India lives below poverty line, about 15 percent of the urbanites do not have access to safe drinking water and about 50 percent are not covered by sanitary facilities one. More info →
Building Bridges through Managing Conflict and Differences – Part 1 (Somali)
Building Bridges through Managing Conflicts and Differences – Part 2 (Bulgarian)
Law, Land Tenure and Gender Review: Southern Africa (Zambia)

Law, Land Tenure and Gender Review: Southern Africa (Zambia)

This report was commissioned by UN-Habitat to review the laws and land tenure of a selected number of southern African countries. More info →
La microfinanciación de la vivienda , Hacia la configuración de un nuevo

La microfinanciación de la vivienda , Hacia la configuración de un nuevo

Este documento tiene por objeto presentar las consideraciones más relevantes de los trabajos adelantados en el marco del proyecto “Desarrollo de las microfinanzas para la vivienda”, financiado a través de First Initiative, e indicar como se fue estructurando la cooperación internacional que ha recibido el Ministerio de Ambiente. More info →
The Wealth of cities: Towards an assets-based development of newly urbanizing regions

The Wealth of cities: Towards an assets-based development of newly urbanizing regions

In this paper, John Friedmann critically examines the assumption that exports and external investments are the driving forces of growth in cities of developing countries. More info →
Framework of Action for Meeting the Millennium Development Goal on Water and Sanitation in the Asia-Pacific Region , AN OUTCOME OF ASIA-PACIFIC MINISTERS CONFERENCE

Framework of Action for Meeting the Millennium Development Goal on Water and Sanitation in the Asia-Pacific Region , AN OUTCOME OF ASIA-PACIFIC MINISTERS CONFERENCE

UN-HABITAT in partnership with the Government of India organized the Asia-Pacific Ministers Conference on Housing and Human Settlements from 13th to 16th December, 2006 in New Delhi, India, in which Ministers of housing and urban development from the Asia-Pacific region, High officials, Experts, Executive Heads of the relevant United Nations Organizations, Specialized Agencies, International and Regional Financing Institutions, Eminent Personalities and the Civil society from 38 countries participated. More info →
Building NGO/CBO Capacity through Developing and Managing Financial Resources – Part 2 (Somali)
Building Bridges through Managing Conflicts and Differences – Part 1 (Bulgarian)
Law, Land Tenure and Gender Review: Latin America(Nicaragua)

Law, Land Tenure and Gender Review: Latin America(Nicaragua)

This report on Nicaragua forms part of a study of law and land tenure in four Latin American countries. More info →
Water, A Shared Responsibility. The United Nations World Water Development Report 2

Water, A Shared Responsibility. The United Nations World Water Development Report 2

The United Nations World Water Development Report is the flagship publication of UN-Water, the inter-agency mechanism established to coordinate the activities of all United Nations agencies and entities working in the area of freshwater resources. More info →
Globalization and urban centres in Africa

Globalization and urban centres in Africa

The paper explores the implications of globalization processes for urban Sub-Saharan Africa. More info →
Guidelines on Revolving Funds for Community Managed Water Supply Schemes and Construction of Individual Household Toilets in Urban Slums in Madhya Pradesh, India

Guidelines on Revolving Funds for Community Managed Water Supply Schemes and Construction of Individual Household Toilets in Urban Slums in Madhya Pradesh, India

With rapid urban development, the gap between demand and supply in the water and sanitation sector is widening, imposing stress on the basic infrastructure facilities by the urban local bodies, which often fails to address the growing demand. In the process, the urban poor suffer the most and are forced to live under unhygienic conditions in slums and shanty areas, lacking in basic amenities. More info →
Building NGO/CBO Capacity through Managing and Developing Human Resources – Part 2 Concepts and Strategies (Somali)
Building Bridges through Participatory Planning – Bosnian

Building Bridges through Participatory Planning – Bosnian

Ovaj priru ènik namijenjen je uposlenicima u lokalnoj upravi i samoupravi kojima može omoguæiti i olakšati pristup i komunikaciju sa razlièitim predstavnicima zajednice u širem i užem smislu ove rijeèi, prilikom rada na pitanjima od važnosti za graðane tih zajednica More info →
Law, Land Tenure and Gender Review: Southern Africa (Mozambique)

Law, Land Tenure and Gender Review: Southern Africa (Mozambique)

This report was commissioned by UN-Habitat to review the laws and land tenure of a selected number of southern African countries. More info →
世界城市状况报告2006/2007 (State of the World’s Cities 2006/2007)

世界城市状况报告2006/2007 (State of the World’s Cities 2006/2007)

本报告的发现揭示了一个新的城市现实,即亟须制定有益贫民的和性别平等的城市政策和制度。 More info →
Water Demand Management Strategy and Implementation Plan for Jabalpur

Water Demand Management Strategy and Implementation Plan for Jabalpur

The Publication presents a comprehensive reforms package by developing Water Demand Management Strategy and Implementation Plan for the city of Jabalpur involving institutional, financial and technical issues and is aimed at the efficiency improvements in management and utilization of water. More info →
Guidelines on Revolving funds for constructing latrines and water connections in luang Prabang, Lao PDR

Guidelines on Revolving funds for constructing latrines and water connections in luang Prabang, Lao PDR

Urbanization is placing an enormous burden on many secondary towns in Lao PDR, which will become ever more onerous as we move to the MDG target year of 2015. More info →
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