World Habitat Day
United Nations launches call for action on waste in cities at World Habitat Day
As residents in Nigerian cities face an admixture of despair and hope, the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) last week...
Experts, others urge new policies for affordable housing at World Habitat Day
Faced with the grim reality of a world in which up to one-sixth, of humanity- or some one billion people - exist without adequate shelter and basic services, governments around the globe are today pausing to marshall forces against the growing plague called homelessness.
On World Habitat Day, governments urged to keep building at centre of urban agenda
With an increasing number of poor and vulnerable people living in precarious conditions, urgent action is needed to refocus urban planning and to provide safe, affordable housing that is appropriate for the citizens...