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UN Women Oct 31
Women are often sexually harassed or fear to be abused on public transportation, reducing freedom of movement. We must do more to make women feel safe!
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Urbanization, Gender, and the Global South Oct 31
Today, we at GenUrb celebrate and the World Day for the . Our research studies how the relationship between poverty and inequality is being transformed, focusing in particular on how this reconstitutes gender relations and women’s .
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Adaptation Exchange by the NWP Nov 1
Effective scaling-⬆️ of within countries must include emphasis on human settlements in national strategies, linking local & national planning, & national government support for local adaptation➡️
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Isiolo Newswire Nov 1
Surprise visitor! A guest getting upclose with an elephant after it wandered into the camp at Elephant Bedroom Camp situated on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro river inside Samburu national reserve.
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UN Climate Change Nov 3
By 2050, 70% of the global population will live in cities 🌃 and 60% of new urban settlements are yet to be built. This is a huge opportunity for building resilient cities with capacity to absorb the impacts of . GIF via
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Kaveh Madani | کاوه مدنی Oct 31
The future of unsustainable and rapid .
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Child Health GI Oct 31
Timely words from our partner ’s on “We want cities to be clean, green, to be places we can really breathe … getting any number of lorries & cars pushing air pollution into your face, your children’s face – it must stop.”
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Dr. Kelly Henning Oct 31
Road traffic crashes cause over 1.3M deaths and up to 50M injuries each year. Simple interventions such as increasing enforcement of road safety laws + changing city streets can greatly reduce the risk crashes, making cities safer for all road users.
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Ph Yusuf Dahir SL CN Oct 31
My favorite resilient city is surrounded by thousands of years old pre historical cave painting sites, once leveled to the ground and rose from the ashes by the war between Somaliland-Somalia in 1988. Hargeisa the valley city is the capital of Somaliland.
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Canada Oct 31
marks the importance of contributing to sustainable urban development. to , BC and , QC for being among Canada’s greenest cities!
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UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency Dec 18
Over 100 cities have said YES to supporting refugees. Does your city stand ? Check on :
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World Economic Forum Oct 31
How cities, not states, can solve the world's biggest problems
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McKinsey Global Inst Oct 31
: Our research found that cities can use smart tech to save 30–300 lives/year in a city of 5 million.
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General Knowledge Nov 2
is observed every on which day ? - 31 October ● What's the General Theme of World Cities Day ? - "Better City , Better Life" ● Which Indian city is going to bbserve Between November 1-5 ? - Delhi ● Present CEO of Bank ? - Aditya Puri.
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FAO Oct 31
✳️ Greener ✳️ Sustainable ✳️ Resilient With unprecedented urbanization we need our to be all of the above. 🌳🏙️🌲
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UN-Habitat Oct 31
🏙️🌍 2018 raises awareness about & the importance of building cities. Learn more about how a can become a in order to withstand both human made & natural shocks! Visit -->
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UN-Habitat Nov 5
Housing is not adequate if it does not guarantee physical safety and protection against the cold, heat, rain, wind, other threats to health and structural hazards. See standards below
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Vital Strategies Oct 31
Here are cities leading the fight against and injuries through the Partnership for Healthy Cities.
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UN Human Rights Oct 31
Inclusive cities are sustainable cities! Ensure equality. Combat discrimination. Empower everyone to live in security, peace & dignity:
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World Economic Forum Nov 2
What Melbourne teaches us about fast-growing cities and procrastination
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