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1:38:56

Panel discussions with participation of relevant stakeholders, including the private sector, young people, academia and civil society representatives.

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24:23

Noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesperson for the Secretary-General.

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09:36

Noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesperson for the Secretary-General.

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28:29
Interviews

COP26 Dialogues: Sustainable Cities

11 Nov 2021

Cities and towns across the globe are facing – and fighting – climate change. Home to 4.5 billion people today, they are projected to grow by almost 50 percent by 2050. They are engines of growth and innovation, generating 80 percent of global GDP along with 70 percent of global carbon emissions, and they are struggling to respond to the pandemic and prepare for the accelerating impacts of climate change.

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1:53:31

This high-level open debate is intended to deepen dialogue on the issue of the protection of civilians in urban warfare, draw attention to and reflect on the devastating humanitarian impacts and identify steps that may be taken by various actors to alleviate those consequences, ensuring the protection of civilians and civilian objects against the effects of urban warfare, in line with international humanitarian law. 

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35:49

Preparations for the high-level meeting of the General Assembly to assess progress on the implementation of the New Urban Agenda

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22:18

Noon briefing by Stephen Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General.

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33:21

Briefing by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Investments, Regional Development and Informatization of the Slovak Republic, Veronika Remisova, along with President of the UN Habitat Assembly, Martha Delgado, and UN-Habitat Executive Director, Maimunah Mohd Sharif on the Implementation of the New Urban Agenda.

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2:57:46

The overall theme of the High-level Meeting will be "The 2030 horizon for road safety: securing a decade of action and delivery" (Continuation of the Plenary Segment).

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1:37:42
Side Events

Road to Katowice – WUF11

29 Apr 2022

Drawing upon the outcome of the High-Level Meeting on the New Urban Agenda, constituencies can utilize the Eleventh Session of the World Urban Forum to deliberate on the means of implementation for the New Urban Agenda and urban crisis reconstruction. The event is organized by the Government of Poland and City of Katowice.

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