Nairobi, 9 Dec 13
Grand Korea Leisure Co. Ltd, a Korean-based private company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with UN-Habitat to work on sustainable economic development for residents of the Kibera slum in Nairobi.
Nairobi, 6 Dec 13
"Africa has risen and we must now put our money where our mouth is." This is the powerful message by Mr. Akwasi Opong-Fosu, Ghana’s minister for Local Government and Rural Development in his keynote address to the ‘Strengthening Partnerships for a new Africa Urban Agenda’ that kicked off in Nairobi on Wednesday.
Barcelona, 28 Nov 13
Over 250 participants converged for the 3-day Global Water Operators’ Partnerships (WOPs) congress which kicked off today at the Sant Pau Complex in Barcelona, under the theme“Fostering Cooperation between Water Operators.”
Nairobi, 27 Nov 13
UN-Habitat and the United Nations Centre for Regional Development (UNCRD) are holding a major conference for Africa’s mayors to discuss the challenges and opportunities surrounding urbanization across the continent.