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UN-Habitat’s Integrated Municipal Finance Programme – Part 2

By |August 22nd 2019|Categories: Governance & Finance, Urban & Metropolitan Governance|Tags: , , , , , |

UN-Habitat's municipal finance programme is witnessing an exciting evolution in Kenya that offers lessons for local governments worldwide. Marco Kamiya, UN-Habitat’s Chief of the Urban Economy and Finance Branch describes the challenges cities face in their efforts to advance the sustainable development agenda.

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UN-Habitat’s Integrated Municipal Finance Programme – Part 1

By |August 20th 2019|Categories: Governance & Finance, Urban & Metropolitan Governance|Tags: , , , , , |

UN-Habitat's municipal finance programme is witnessing an exciting evolution in Kenya that offers lessons for local governments worldwide. Marco Kamiya, UN-Habitat’s Chief of the Urban Economy and Finance Branch describes the challenges cities face in their efforts to advance the sustainable development agenda.

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Infrastructure and SDGs in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa

By |April 30th 2019|Categories: Basic Infrastructure & Housing, Governance & Finance|Tags: , , , , , , |

Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, commits to implementation of the SDGs. To this end, the city focusses on sustainable construction, always ensuring to align the SDGs with national policies.

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COP24: Outcomes Strengthen Multilevel Governance for Raising Ambition

By |March 28th 2019|Categories: Climate Change & Resilience, Governance & Finance|Tags: , , , |

Multilevel governance is essential to the implementation of resilient infrastructure in cities around the world. For our spotlight on urban infrastructure, Jisun Hwang, Senior Climate Advocacy and Policy Officer at ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability, sums up what COP24 holds for local governments' resilience strategies.

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Promoting Innovative Financing Solutions for Cities

By |March 14th 2019|Categories: Climate Change & Resilience, Governance & Finance, Municipal & Climate Finance|Tags: , , , |

About 75 per cent of the infrastructure that needs to be in place by 2050 does not exist today. Getting such an immense scale of infrastructure development right will be critical to whether or not the world locks into a high- or low-carbon growth path. The newly established City Finance Lab tries to contribute innovative, replicable and scalable solutions to reach this ambitious goal.

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Urban Futures: Youth Participation in the Baltics and the Balkans

By |February 19th 2019|Categories: Governance & Finance, Youth & Gender|Tags: , , , , |

Citizen participation in urban planning is a quite new concept to begin with. And, even if implemented, cities often neglect to extend the concept to those, whose lives will be most affected by a city's development: Youth

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