Download PDF Version CONSULTANT VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Issued on 17.01.2019 ORGANIZATIONAL LOCATION: UN-HABITAT Office for Europe DUTY STATION: Brussels (office-based) FUNCTIONAL TITLE: Urban governance expert DURATION 12 months (with possibility of extension up to 29 months) CONTRACT TYPE: Consultant CLOSING DATE: 31.01.2019 BACKGROUND UN-Habitat, the United Nations Human Settlements Programme, is mandated by the UN General
10 January 2019, Nairobi, Kenya – UN-Habitat and Kenya’s County Government of Makueni have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to empower youth and women, improve planning, provide housing and basic services among other issues. The MoU was signed by Professor Kivutha Kibwana, Governor of Makueni County and Ms. Maimunah Mohd Sharif, Executive Director of
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Tunis, 09 January 2019 – Within the framework of its partnership with Libya’s Urban Planning Agency (UPA), UN-Habitat started a ten-day training course in Geoinformation System (GIS) mapping on urban planning for 18 civil servants from different branches of UPA across Libya, and the municipalities of Benghazi, Ubari, Al Kufra, Sebha, Sirte and Janzour. Funded
Wuhan, Hubei Province, China, December 2018 – The three-year partnership between UN-Habitat and several institutions in Wuhan, capital of Hubei Province, culminated in the 2018 International Placemaking Week. Nearly 500 participants from 41 countries explored how to improve urban public spaces and ensure that communities help create, plan, design and manage public spaces which promote
Like a river, 2018 has been washed away and 2019 is here. Like a river, 2018 was turbulent in some parts and tranquil in other parts. I am very happy that we accomplished much in building a new UN-Habitat that is trusted, transparent and focuses on improving people’s lives in an increasingly urbanizing world. 2019
Today, UN-Habitat Egypt Office successfully launched the Ras El Hekma New Waterfront City (RAWC) conceptual plan project through the kickoff meeting with the awarded consortium. The well-known British Consulting Firm Callison RTKL and the national consulting firm DSC. Continuous to distinguished achievements that UN-Habitat – Egypt programme support the Egyptian Ministry of Housing efforts, represented