Join the celebration on 21 October: Arcadis-UN-Habitat 10-Year Partnership during Healthy Pandemic Resilient Cities UTC

Join the celebration on 21 October: Arcadis-UN-Habitat 10-Year Partnership during Healthy Pandemic Resilient Cities UTC

Arcadis NV and UN-Habitat will celebrate 10 years of partnership on 21 October 2020 in a virtual Urban Thinkers Campus to focus on Healthy Pandemic Resilient Cities. Officiated by Ms. Maimunah Mohd Sharif, the Executive Director of UN-Habitat and Mr. Peter Osterveer, the Chief Executive Officer of Arcadis NV, the event will also feature the launch a new publication on ‘Healthy Pandemic Resilient Cities’ and a discussion on the topic with a panel of experts from both organizations.

The celebration will include the signing of a renewed commitment to extend the partnership between UN-Habitat and Arcadis NV for another two years. The partnership involves an extension of the commitment by Arcadis NV to support UN-Habitat through the Shelter Programme which provides pro bono technical expertise on urban infrastructure-related projects, and to continue providing financial support to the World Urban Campaign to raise awareness on urban challenges and talk about solutions.

The two organizations will also continue to jointly organize the Shelter Academy, an initiative which has trained over 80 mayors and other key local officials from more than 60 cities on climate change mitigation and adaptation measures.


JOIN the event as World Urban Campaign partners!

To participate in the Urban Thinkers Campus and the partnership celebration on 21 October 2020, join the virtual event here from 13:00 – 15:00 CET.

For more information contact: Luuk Buitendijk, Shelter Program, Arcadis NV on luuk.buitendijk@arcadis.com