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