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Year: 2010

Hidden Cities , Unmasking and Overcoming Health Inequities in Urban Settings

Hidden Cities , Unmasking and Overcoming Health Inequities in Urban Settings

Series: Hidden Cities
The global report Hidden Cities: Unmasking and Overcoming Health Inequities in Urban Settings is one important component of the overall WHO strategy to strengthen the response of the local, national and global health communities to reduce health inequities in an increasingly urbanized world. More info →
Mozambique Cities Urban Profile: Maputo, Nacala and Manica

Mozambique Cities Urban Profile: Maputo, Nacala and Manica

Urban Profiling is a rapid, action-oriented assessment of urban conditions, focusing on priorities, capacity gaps, and existing institutional responses at the local and national levels. More info →
Annual Report 2009

Annual Report 2009

The year 2009 was a landmark for management as UN-HABITAT rationalized its organizational structure and became better aligned to deliver the results prescribed under its Medium-Term Strategic and Institutional Plan. More info →
Perspectivas para o Meio Ambiente Urbano. GEO Ponta Pora

Perspectivas para o Meio Ambiente Urbano. GEO Ponta Pora

Perspectivas para o Meio Ambiente Urbano. GEO Ponta Pora is theresult of work of this municipality on urban and environmental issues and the continuous transformations of the city and their population through its history. More info →
Working with Parliamentarians , Strategy and Action

Working with Parliamentarians , Strategy and Action

Parliamentarians are very important and vibrant partners of UN-HABITAT in promoting sustainable housing and urban development. More info →
Organisation, Management and Evaluation of Housing Cooperatives in Kenya

Organisation, Management and Evaluation of Housing Cooperatives in Kenya

In the past fifty years, there has been an unprecedented increase in urban population which directly translates into a mushrooming of slums worldwide. More info →
Informal Settlements and Finance in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Informal Settlements and Finance in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

This report examines urbanization rates in Tanzania and its impacts on housing provision. More info →
State of African Cities 2010 , Governance, Inequalities and Urban Land Markets

State of African Cities 2010 , Governance, Inequalities and Urban Land Markets

The State of the African Cities 2010 goes above and beyond the first report, which provided a general overview of housing and urban management issues in Africa. More info →
Perspectivas para o Meio Ambiente Urbano. GEO Piranhas

Perspectivas para o Meio Ambiente Urbano. GEO Piranhas

Perspectivas para o Meio Ambiente Urbano. GEO Piranhas is the result of the work of this municipality on urban and environmental issues and the continuous transformations of the city and the population through its history More info →
Informal Urban Development in Europe , Experiences from Albania and Greece

Informal Urban Development in Europe , Experiences from Albania and Greece

The study provides the background and objectives of the Athens workshop, then provides separate in-depth background and analysis of the informal development solutions being adopted in Albania and Greece. More info →
IGUALDAD DE GÉNERO PARA CIUDADES MÁS INTELIGENTES: Desafíos y Avances (Spanish)

IGUALDAD DE GÉNERO PARA CIUDADES MÁS INTELIGENTES: Desafíos y Avances (Spanish)

La promoción de la igualdad de género y el empoderamiento de las mujeres es la tercera de los ocho Objetivos de Desarrollo del Milenio consensuadas por la comunidad mundial en el año 2000, a fin de hacer frente a los desafíos sobrecogedores de principios de este siglo 21. More info →
Strategic Urban Development Plan for Masaka Municipality

Strategic Urban Development Plan for Masaka Municipality

Masaka Strategic Urban Development Plan has been prepared by the UN-HABITAT in collaboration with the Municipality of Masaka. More info →
Perspectivas para o Meio Ambiente Urbano. GEO Maraba

Perspectivas para o Meio Ambiente Urbano. GEO Maraba

Perspectivas para o Meio Ambiente Urbano. GEO Maraba is the result of the work conducted by this municipality on the main urban and environmental issues and the continuous changes in the city and their population through its history. More info →
Sorsogon, Philippines: Climate Change Assessment

Sorsogon, Philippines: Climate Change Assessment

The Sorsogon Climate Change Assessment examines the climate change impacts, vulnerability and adaptation capacity of a small coastal city in the Philippines - Sorsogon City in the Bicol Region. More info →
Cameroun: Profil Urbain National du Cameroun – French Language Version

Cameroun: Profil Urbain National du Cameroun – French Language Version

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Series: Urban Profiles
Les villes camerounaises, particulièrement les plus grandes d’entre elles, sont confrontées à de nombreuses difficultés liées à la prolifération de l’habitat spontané, à l’insalubrité, à l’enclavement de certains quartiers sous intégrés, à l’insécurité, au chômage et à la montée du grand banditisme. More info →
One Earth, One UN in a Chinese Garden , Design of the United Nations Pavilion

One Earth, One UN in a Chinese Garden , Design of the United Nations Pavilion

A picture book showing the design of the United Nations Pavilion at the Shanghai EXPO 2010. More info →
Perspectivas para o Meio Ambiente Urbano. GEO Beberibe

Perspectivas para o Meio Ambiente Urbano. GEO Beberibe

Perspectivas para o Meio Ambiente Urbano. GEO Beberibe is the result of of this municipality on urban and environmental issues and the continuous transformations of the city and the population through its history. More info →
Annual Report 2009: Water and Sanitation Trust Fund

Annual Report 2009: Water and Sanitation Trust Fund

In response to an increasing emphasis of UN-HABITAT on documenting results rather than activities, an impact study on the activities supported by the Trust Fund was commissioned in the reporting year. More info →
Ghana: Tamale Urban Profile

Ghana: Tamale Urban Profile

Tamale is the fourth largest city in Ghana with a population of 293,881 people and a growth rate of 3.5%. More info →
Low Income Housing in China

Low Income Housing in China

This report discribes the main challenges for low income housing and approaches for tackling low income housing in China. More info →
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