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Fiji: National Urban Profile

Fiji: National Urban Profile

Series: Urban Profiles
Rapid Urban Sector Profiling for Sustainability. The Fiji National Urban Profile consists of an accelerated, action-oriented assessment of urban conditions, focusing on priority needs, capacity gaps, and existing institutional responses at local and national levels. More info →
Papua New Guinea: National Urban Profile

Papua New Guinea: National Urban Profile

Series: Urban Profiles
The Papua New Guinea Urban Profiling consists of an accelerated, action-oriented assessment of urban conditions, focusing on priority needs, capacity gaps, and existing institutional responses at local and national levels. More info →
Les Registres Fonciers Urbains

Les Registres Fonciers Urbains

Cette publication, Guide du maître d’ouvrage les registres fonciers urbains (RFU) propose des suggestions concrètes pour développer et mettre en oeuvre un système d’information foncière urbaine. More info →
Mauritius: Beau Bassin-Rose Hill Urban Profile

Mauritius: Beau Bassin-Rose Hill Urban Profile

Series: Urban Profiles
The Participatory Slum Upgrading Programme is a laudable effort to mobilize partners and resources in order to address urban poverty reduction. The Municipality of Beau Bassin-Rose Hill has seized the opportunity to engage itself in this multi-stakeholder process. The towns Beau Bassin and Rose Hill are twin towns in one. Rose Hill is more urbanized than Beau Bassin. More info →
Leveraging Density: Urban Patterns for a Green Economy

Leveraging Density: Urban Patterns for a Green Economy

Part of a series of four entitled Urban Patterns for a Green Economy, this guide explores the compact city and its benefits within the developed and developing world's contexts. More info →
Planificación de Ciudades Sostenibles: Orientaciones para Políticas (Planning Sustainable cities) , Informe Global Sobre Asentamientos Humanos 2009(Summary of Global Report 2009) – Espanol Language Version

Planificación de Ciudades Sostenibles: Orientaciones para Políticas (Planning Sustainable cities) , Informe Global Sobre Asentamientos Humanos 2009(Summary of Global Report 2009) – Espanol Language Version

Current urban planning systems are not equipped to deal with the major urban challenges of the 21st century, including effects of climate change, resource depletion and economic instability, plus continued rapid urbanization with its negative consequences such as poverty, slums and urban informality. More info →
State of the World’s Cities 2010/2011 – Cities for All: Bridging the Urban Divide (Arabic Language Version)
Côte d’Ivoire: Profil Urbain de Boundiali (French)

Côte d’Ivoire: Profil Urbain de Boundiali (French)

Series: Urban Profiles
La commune de Boundiali est le chef-lieu du département de Boundiali. More info →
Fiji: Nadi Urban Profile

Fiji: Nadi Urban Profile

Series: Urban Profiles
The Nadi Town Urban Profiling consists of an accelerated, action-oriented assessment of urban conditions, focusing on priority needs, capacity gaps, and existing institutional responses at local and national levels. More info →
Trinidad and Tobago: Scarborough Urban Profile

Trinidad and Tobago: Scarborough Urban Profile

Series: Urban Profiles
The Scarborough Urban Profiling consists of an accelerated, action-oriented assessment of urban conditions, focusing on priority needs, capacity gaps, and existing institutional responses at local and national levels. More info →
Regional Learning Workshop on Land and Natural Resources Tenure Security

Regional Learning Workshop on Land and Natural Resources Tenure Security

This publication is the summary of the proceedings of the Regional Learning Workshop on "Land and Natural Resources Tenure Security" held in Nairobi, Kenya from 29-31 May 2012 as jointly organized by UN-Habitat/Global Land Tool Network and International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD). More info →
Mauritius: National Urban Profile

Mauritius: National Urban Profile

Series: Urban Profiles
The study is based on analysis of existing data and a series of interviews with all relevant urban stakeholders, including local communities and institutions, civil society, the private sector, development partners, and others. The consultation typically results in a collective agreement on priorities and their development into proposed capacity-building and other projects, all aimed at urban poverty reduction. More info →
Urban Patterns for a Green Economy: Working with Nature

Urban Patterns for a Green Economy: Working with Nature

Part of a series of four entitled Urban Patterns for a Green Economy, this guide (Working with Nature) focuses on the effect of unplanned, rapid growth of cities on the functioning of a city-region's natural systems. More info →
Water Operators’ Partnerships in Asia , Case Study 3: Water Supply and sewerage authority of Ulaanbaatar and Vitens Evides International Ultrecht

Water Operators’ Partnerships in Asia , Case Study 3: Water Supply and sewerage authority of Ulaanbaatar and Vitens Evides International Ultrecht

Water Operators' Partnerships (WOPs) are peer support relationships between two or more water or sanitation operators, carried out on a not-for-profit basis in the objective of capacity development. More info →
Planeamiento Urbano para Dirigentes Municipales

Planeamiento Urbano para Dirigentes Municipales

Author:
Un Buen Planeamiento Urbano Transforma su Ciudad More info →
Côte d’Ivoire: Profil Urbain d’Abidjan (French)

Côte d’Ivoire: Profil Urbain d’Abidjan (French)

Series: Urban Profiles
Situé dans la région des lagunes au sud de la Côte d’Ivoire, le district d’Abidjan comprend 13 communes (dont 10 composent la ville d’Abidjan) couvrant une superfi cie de 513 km². More info →
Fiji: Greater Suva Urban Profile

Fiji: Greater Suva Urban Profile

Series: Urban Profiles
The Greater Suva Urban Profiling consists of an accelerated, action-oriented assessment of urban conditions, focusing on priority needs, capacity gaps, and existing institutional responses at local and national levels. More info →
Trinidad And Tobago: Port of Spain Urban Profile

Trinidad And Tobago: Port of Spain Urban Profile

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Series: Urban Profiles
The Port of Spain Urban Profiling consists of an accelerated, action-oriented assessment of urban conditions, focusing on priority needs, capacity gaps, and existing institutional responses at local and national levels. More info →
Impact of Climate Change on Urban Residents in Colombia

Impact of Climate Change on Urban Residents in Colombia

This is about the impact of climate change on urban residents in Colombia More info →
Mauritius: National Urban Profile

Mauritius: National Urban Profile

Series: Urban Profiles
The study is based on analysis of existing data and a series of interviews with all relevant urban stakeholders, including local communities and institutions, civil society, the private sector, development partners, academics, and others. The consultation typically results in a collective agreement on priorities and their development into proposed capacity-building and other projects that are all aimed at urban poverty reduction. More info →
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