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Cities – The Next Chapter
Published on 19 Jun 2017

Filmed June 7, 2017, at the ULI Asia Pacific Summit in Singapore.

Growing urbanization, the millennial factors, the need for ‘places’: how are global megatrends affecting real estate investors?

Speaker: * William Powell of Brookfield Asia Pacific

Source: Youtube

This article is culled from daily press coverage from around the world. It is posted on the Urban Gateway by way of keeping all users informed about matters of interest. The opinion expressed in this article is that of the author and in no way reflects the opinion of UN-Habitat.  

Meeting the Challenges of Urbanization: Case Studies of Scalable Approaches
Published on 19 Jun 2017

Chair: Andre de Jager, Managing Director Agriculture, SNV

Speakers: Eelco Baan, Senior Advocacy Officer Agriculture, SNV

Rikki Agudah, acting CEO, Society of Crop Agribusiness Advisors of Kenya (SOCAA) Clement Onyango, Director, CUTS ARC

at the IFPRI special event, "Food Security and Nutrition in an Urbanizing World" held Tuesday June 6th, 2017 in Brussels, Belgium. More information at: http://www.ifpri.org/event/food-secur...

Source: Youtube

This article is culled from daily press coverage from around the world. It is posted on the Urban Gateway by way of keeping all users informed about matters of interest. The opinion expressed in this article is that of the author and in no way reflects the opinion of UN-Habitat. 

 
Effects of Urbanization
Published on 16 Jun 2017

Here is the link to the "Typhoid Mary" video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XE8Hw...

Source: Youtube

This article is culled from daily press coverage from around the world. It is posted on the Urban Gateway by way of keeping all users informed about matters of interest. The opinion expressed in this article is that of the author and in no way reflects the opinion of UN-Habitat.  

Keynote Interview on International Responses to Urbanization
Published on 19 Jun 2017

Presentations by: Morgane Danielou, Vice President of Operations, Emerging Ag 

Brave Ndisale, Strategic Programme Leader, Food Security and Nutrition, Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN 

Gerda Verburg, United Nations Assistant Secretary General and Coordinator of the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement

at the IFPRI special event, "Food Security and Nutrition in an Urbanizing World" held Tuesday June 6th, 2017 in Brussels, Belgium. More information at: http://www.ifpri.org/event/food-secur...

  • Category: Education

  • Licence: Standard YouTube Licence

Source: Youtube

This article is culled from daily press coverage from around the world. It is posted on the Urban Gateway by way of keeping all users informed about matters of interest. The opinion expressed in this article is that of the author and in no way reflects the opinion of UN-Habitat.  

The Role Of Urban Law In The New Urban Agenda

Published on 6 Jun 2017

The lecture emerges from the pertinent and yet often ignored role of law in the city. It takes an interdisciplinary approach which seeks to understand the positive and negative spatial ramifications of law in the way we inhabit, appropriate, and participate in the city, its spaces, its governance, and its processes. It uses examples to demonstrate how government can enact the vision of the New Urban Agenda through legislative change, but also how inhabitants themselves can use the law to make and shape their own lives in the city.

Find all seasons of the Global Urban Lectures at unhabitat.org/urbanlectures

Source: Youtube

This article is culled from daily press coverage from around the world. It is posted on the Urban Gateway by way of keeping all users informed about matters of interest. The opinion expressed in this article is that of the author and in no way reflects the opinion of UN-Habitat. 

'Youth, Land, and The SDGs' | A Short Documentary Film by Jamal Browne

Published on 23 May 2017

Filmed in Naivasha, Kenya, and Albuquerque, USA, this short documentary highlights the global issue of youth participation in Land Governance. It builds on the work of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) the development of the Youth Responsiveness Criteria – a tool for tracking youth participation in Land Governance. 

Source: Youtube

This article is culled from daily press coverage from around the world. It is posted on the Urban Gateway by way of keeping all users informed about matters of interest. The opinion expressed in this article is that of the author and in no way reflects the opinion of UN-Habitat. 

David Harvey: The crisis of planetary urbanization

David Harvey: The crisis of planetary urbanization

In his most recent trip to Brazil, David Harvey talks about the urban protests dubbed "middle class revolts" that have been taking place all over the world, from São Paulo to Istanbul, against the backdrop of what he calls the "crisis of planetary urbanization".

Source: Youtube

This article is culled from daily press coverage from around the world. It is posted on the Urban Gateway by way of keeping all users informed about matters of interest. The opinion expressed in this article is that of the author and in no way reflects the opinion of UN-Habitat.

Gateway Portals to the City: Infrastructure for Sustainable Urbanization

H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson, President, United Nations General Assembly attended and speech

Source: Youtube

This article is culled from daily press coverage from around the world. It is posted on the Urban Gateway by way of keeping all users informed about matters of interest. The opinion expressed in this article is that of the author and in no way reflects the opinion of UN-Habitat.

GC 26 Closing Ceremony - English Language

Streamed live on 12th May 2017

Source: Youtube

This article is culled from daily press coverage from around the world. It is posted on the Urban Gateway by way of keeping all users informed about matters of interest. The opinion expressed in this article is that of the author and in no way reflects the opinion of UN-Habitat.

GC 26 URBAN TALK

Streamed live on 9th May 2017

Source: Youtube

This article is culled from daily press coverage from around the world. It is posted on the Urban Gateway by way of keeping all users informed about matters of interest. The opinion expressed in this article is that of the author and in no way reflects the opinion of UN-Habitat.

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