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Huairou Commission celebrates Voices from Slums during World Habitat Day.
UCLG calls on members and partners to mobilize and raise awareness on the transformative potential of urbanization.
Cordaid Urban Matters celebrates  World Habitat Day.

 

Arcadis staff commemorate World Cities Day.
World Vision International contributes to Urban October.
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Habitat for Humanity  promotes World Habitat Day.

 

Communitas Coalition becomes an Associate Partner of the CampaignCommunitas Coalition for Sustainable Cities & Regions has joined the Campaign to work towards the Post-2025 Sustainable Development Agenda Read more

UNISDR PREPCOM2, Geneva, Switzerland: 17 November, 2014: The second intergovernmental preparatory meeting (PrepCom2) for the UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction will be held in November, as a follow-up to the July PrepCom1 session.  Read more

Urban Future Conference, Graz, Austria: 18-19 November, 2014:  The URBAN FUTURE Global Conference is one of the most important worldwide events to focus on sustainable development of urban areas.  The main aim of the conference is to provide mayors, urban decision-makers, and policy makers with all the necessary input for developing cities in a more sustainable way, connecting them with technology partners worldwide.. Read more.

Asian and Pacific Conference on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment, Bangkok, Thailand: 17-20 November, 2014:  This is a preparatory regional meeting for the Beijing +20 conference, to be held in March 2015. Topics to be discussed include achievements in women's economic empowerment in the Asia Pacific area. Read more.

WORLD URBAN FORUM 9 (2018) will be held in Kuala Lumpur - The capital of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, will host the ninth session of the World Urban Forum (WUF9) in 2018. UN-Habitat, as the convener of WUF, announced the decision on Monday 3 November as the culmination of a six months bidding process. Read more.

 

Mayors for Peace: 2020 Vision Campaign. This Campaign works towards peace in cities around the world. Read more.

Voices from Slums: UN-HABITAT. UN-Habitat has initiated the “Voices from Slums” Campaign, which will establish an audio library to document the experiences of slum dwellers around the world, accessible for all.  Several WUC partners have tapped into their constituent bases to contribute. Read more

20-21 November 2014: CNJUR: Congreso Nacional de Reforma Urbana 2014, Orizaba, Veracruz, Mexico. Read more

28 November 2014 : ECTP-CEU: Landscape Metropolis Metropolitan Lansdcapes, Delft, Netherlands..   Read more. 

28-30 November 2014: CityNet: 32nd Executive Committee Meeting and International Seminar, Hue City, Vietnam.  Read more

30 November 2014: IFLA: Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Award 2015. Read more. 

 

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