Urban Thinkers Campus - Phase 5.0

Urban Thinkers Campus 5.0 

The Urban Thinkers Campus (UTC) is an initiative of the World Urban Campaign driven by UN-Habitat. The UTC is conceived as an open space for critical exchange between urban researchers, professionals, and decision-makers who believe that urbanization is an opportunity and can lead to positive urban transformations. It is also intended as a platform to build consensus between partners engaged in addressing urbanization challenges and proposing solutions to urban futures. Read More

Urban Thinkers Campus 5.0 - Documents  

Urban Thinkers Campus Guide - Download Here - pdf version

Hosting an Urban Thinkers Campus 5.0




The City We Need 

10 Principles and 10 Drivers of Change to guide action towards The City We Need, implement The New Urban Agenda and the 2030 Development Agenda.

The Manifesto defined through the Urban Thinkers Campus engaging about 7600 people in 26 sessions worldwide. Learn more 

The New Urban Agenda

The New Urban Agenda was adopted at the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III) in Quito, Ecuador, on 20 October 2016. It was endorsed by the United Nations General Assembly at its sixty-eighth plenary meeting of the seventy-first session on 23 December 2016.

The New Urban Agenda is an action-oriented document that mobilizes Member States and other key stakeholders to drive sustainable urban development at the local level.

The implementation of the New Urban Agenda contributes to the localization of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in an integrated manner, and to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals and targets, including Goal 11 of making cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable. Learn more