Call for nominations for the UN-Habitat Scroll of Honour Award on the occasion of the global observance of World Habitat Day on 1 October 2018.

Call for nominations for the UN-Habitat Scroll of Honour Award on the occasion of the global observance of World Habitat Day on 1 October 2018.

Please send your nomination by 28 August 2018 to UN-Habitat at whd@un.org accompanied by your online submission.

UN-Habitat is the United Nations programme working towards a better urban future. Its mission is to promote socially and environmentally sustainable human settlements development and the achievement of adequate shelter for all. The UN-Habitat Scroll of Honour award was launched in 1989 and is one of the most prestigious human settlements award in the world. It aims to acknowledge initiatives which have made outstanding contributions in the field of human settlements, provision of housing, highlighting the plight of people living in poverty or who have been displaced, developing and improving human settlements and the quality of urban life to leave no one behind echoing the Sustainable Development Goals 2030 with emphasis on Goal 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities.

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