Fulfilled social functions

A city/human settlement fulfilling its social functions, that is, ensuring equitable and affordable access for all to housing, goods, services and urban opportunities, particularly for women, marginalized groups and people with special needs; a city/human settlement that prioritizes the

Fulfilled social functions

Events

(Webinar) COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus: The Shelter Gap

(Webinar) COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus: The Shelter Gap

The Urban Thinkers Campus (UTC) model is an initiative of UN-Habitat’s World Urban Campaign, conceived as an open space for critical exchange between all stakeholders and partners with the aim to promote sustainable urbanization. It is also envisaged as a platform to...

(Webinar) Saídas urbanas – iniciativas em favelas diante do Covid-19

  Em 2020, o Instituto Pólis retoma o projeto "Escola da Cidadania", uma série de formações e conversas voltadas a temas centrais do Direito à Cidade. Até que o projeto possa ser lançado de forma presencial, ele será desenvolvido por meio de webnários semanais...

1st edition of the Cameroun’s Cities and Homes Fair

1st edition of the Cameroun’s Cities and Homes Fair

Official launch of activities related to the first edition of the Cameroon Cities and Homes Fair on World Day for the Right to the City (photo. Codas Caritas Douala)   In collaboration with the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development (MINHDU) of Cameroon, the...

Slums: New Visions for an Enduring Global Phenomenon

Date: Thursday, September 20, 2018 to Saturday, September 22, 2018 Location: Harvard Center for Government and International Studies (CGIS) There are very few signs that slums will transition out of the urban landscape in the foreseeable future. Even after more than...

Register now! Free webinar: Protect Tenants, Prevent Homelessness

  Register now for this FREE webinar Thursday, March 22, 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. ET | 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. PT. This webinar will introduce the latest report from the National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty, Protecting Tenants, Preventing Homelessness....