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United Nations, 4 October 2010 -  Governments, the private sector and civil society have to work much more closely together if the world is to build and sustain better cities, which are now home to more than half the global population, United Nations

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The world is becoming more and more urbanized. Today, 55 percent of the world's population resides in urban areas and by 2050 the urban population is expected to rise to 68 percent mainly in low-income countries.

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Smart and Sustainable Cities: Changing the world: innovations and better life for future generations.

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Low Carbon Cities - Urban Clean Development Mechanism scoping studies - Launch of Global Initiative for Resource Efficient Cities Participants: Arab Hoballah, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP); David Miller, former Mayor of Toronto

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Information regarding the launch of the UN-Habitat Better Cities Film Festival Feb. 10-14—what, why and who.  Award winning films in the categories

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Better Data. Better Lives.

Feb 27, 2015

On 3-6 March, over 300 senior statisticians from about 140 UN Member States will gather for the 46th session of the Statistical Commission to secure that we have reliable data for development.

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At the historic Apollo Theatre in New York, UN Women on Thursday launched a year-long campaign to spark global dialogue and actions on women's rights and gender equality.

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The event will address the priority theme of CSW 60: 'Women's empowerment and its link to sustainable development' as well as the elimination and prevention of all forms of violence against women and girls'. It will also be considered as part ofthe d

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Panel discussion on Toilets and Health: Better Sanitation for Better Nutrition on the occassion of World Toilet Day 2015. Organized by the Permanent Mission of Singapore to the United Nations.

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This session will look into various approaches to assess the magnitude of private sector investment in SDG sectors in developing countries in light of scarce data and limited information. The organizations partnering in the event will present their

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