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72 risposte a domande frequenti sui Bilanci Partecipativi a livello communale (Italian Language Version)

72 risposte a domande frequenti sui Bilanci Partecipativi a livello communale (Italian Language Version)

The present Manual of Frequently Asked Questions intends to respond in a direct and practical way to the general question of how best to implement a Participatory Budget. More info →
Planning Sustainable Cities: Global Report on Human Settlements 2009 – Policy Directions

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. More info →
Community Development Fund in Thailand

Community Development Fund in Thailand

The Community Development Fund in Thailand has showed to be a very powerful development tool to address urban poverty and affordable housing at a national scale. More info →
Niger: Profil Urbain de Mirriah

Niger: Profil Urbain de Mirriah

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Series: Urban Profiles
Le profil national est la synthèse des conclusions d’un bureau d’études, d’entretiens avec les acteurs clés et d’informations communiquées par les autorités. More info →
UN-Habitat Country Programme Document 2008-2009 – Uganda

UN-Habitat Country Programme Document 2008-2009 – Uganda

Urbanisation in Uganda is relatively young compared to Kenya and Tanzania. More info →
Documento De Programa De Pais 2008-2009 – Colombia

Documento De Programa De Pais 2008-2009 – Colombia

The next two years the Government of Colombia will promote the strategy of Amicable Cities defined in the National Development Plan 2006-2010 for the improving of housing and the promotion of macro projects of national interest for land housing and services supply at the regional level. More info →
The Sustainable Cities Programme in Zambia (1994-2007)

The Sustainable Cities Programme in Zambia (1994-2007)

In Zambia the Sustainable Cities Programme was implemented in Lusaka from 1994-2001 to address high levels of poverty and inequality experienced in the city resulting from a shrinking economy as the country’s copper-dominated export sector started to dwindle and government’s capacity to adequately deliver public services was impaired. More info →
River Murunji: UN-Habitat Series on Water and Sanitation for Lower Primary

River Murunji: UN-Habitat Series on Water and Sanitation for Lower Primary

River Murunji has become dirty. Its water is drying up. However, one girl named Susana and her classmates fight for River Murunji. They set out in an exciting journey to get River Murunji to its original status of glory. Will they succeed? Read and find out! More info →
72 Frequently Asked Questions about Participatory Budgeting (Arabic Language version)

72 Frequently Asked Questions about Participatory Budgeting (Arabic Language version)

Urban Governance Toolkit Series. The present Manual of Frequently Asked Questions intends to respond in a direct and practical way to the general question of how best to implement a Participatory Budget. More info →
Gendering Land Tools

Gendering Land Tools

This publication, from the Global Land Tool Network, presents a mechanism for effective inclusion of women and men in land tool development and outlines methodologies and strategies for systematically developing land tools that are responsive to both women and men’s needs. More info →
Social Investment Funds

Social Investment Funds

Social Investment Funds have been a favoured instrument of International Finance Institutes for more than twenty years. More info →
LENSS TOOL KIT: Local Estimate of Needs for Shelter and Settlement, Field Version , IASC Emergency Shelter Cluster

LENSS TOOL KIT: Local Estimate of Needs for Shelter and Settlement, Field Version , IASC Emergency Shelter Cluster

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The LENSS Tool Kit is designed to alleviate the difficulties of shelter and settlement needs assessment in the immediate aftermath of a disaster and before the recovery phase. More info →
Document De Programme-Pays 2008-2009 – Senegal

Document De Programme-Pays 2008-2009 – Senegal

The development of this country programme document has involved extensive consultations with the government, local authorities, the United Nations system in Senegal and civil society partners. More info →
Document De Programme-Pays 2008-2009 – TChad

Document De Programme-Pays 2008-2009 – TChad

Les Documents de Programme-Pays sont des outils stratégiques destinés à guider toutes les activités d’ONU-HABITAT au cours d’une période de deux ans. More info →
Guide to Preparing a Housing Finance Strategy: Human Settlements Financing Tools and Best Practices

Guide to Preparing a Housing Finance Strategy: Human Settlements Financing Tools and Best Practices

his guide sets out the key elements of a housing finance strategy and the process of developing a housing finance strategy, including the study of housing demand, identifying available resources, market forces and strategies to accomplishing housing finance goals and objectives. More info →
Maria’s Doll: UN-Habitat Series on Water and Sanitation for Lower Primary

Maria’s Doll: UN-Habitat Series on Water and Sanitation for Lower Primary

The heavens seem angry. The rain pounds the earth, lightening strikes and the thunder roars. People are frightened. Water sweeps carrying away things on its paths. Maria’s doll is swept away. Maria embarks on a search that leads her to an adventure of a lifetime. Will she ever find her doll? Find out in this surprising story. More info →
72 Perguntas frequentes sobre Orçamento Participativo (Portuguese Version)

72 Perguntas frequentes sobre Orçamento Participativo (Portuguese Version)

Este Manual de Perguntas pretende responder de forma directa e prática às perguntas gerais sobre como implementar, de maneira eficaz, um Orçamento Participativo. More info →
Planning Sustainable Cities: Global Report on Human Settlements 2009

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. More info →
Objetivos de Desenvolvimento do Milênio – Tanguá , linha-base 2000/2006

Objetivos de Desenvolvimento do Milênio – Tanguá , linha-base 2000/2006

This publication presents the situation of the municipality of Tanguá in relation with the Millenium Development Goals within the work of monitoring city indicators related to the MDGs between 2000 and 2006 More info →
Objetivos de Desenvolvimento do Milenio. Municipio de Silva Jardim. Relatorio de acompanhamento, linha base 2000-2006

Objetivos de Desenvolvimento do Milenio. Municipio de Silva Jardim. Relatorio de acompanhamento, linha base 2000-2006

This publication presents the situation of the municipality of Silva Jardim in relation with the Millenium Development Goals within the work of monitoring city indicators related to the Millenium Development Goals between 2000 and 2006 More info →
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