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La Carta de la Tierra y el Modelo de Gestión Ambiental Urbana 2016. Orientando el camino hacia la ciudad sostenible.

Journal Articles & Books
February, 2019
Venezuela

Las Naciones Unidas, en su agenda 2015-2030 –concretamente en el obje- tivo de desarrollo sostenible n° 11: ciudades y comunidades sostenibles–, se propone la consecución de ciudades y asentamientos humanos inclusivos, seguros, resilientes y sostenibles, si se asume, como expresa la misma or- ganización, que la mitad de la población mundial vive en ciudades, lo cual es crucial para el desarrollo sostenible. Si bien el objetivo es claro, el reto es encontrar la forma de conquistarlo.

Principles and Applications of the Global Human Settlement Layer as Baseline for the Land Use Efficiency Indicator—SDG 11.3.1

Reports & Research
January, 2019
Global

The Global Human Settlement Layer (GHSL) produces new global spatial information, evidence-based analytics describing the human presence on the planet that is based mainly on two quantitative factors: (i) the spatial distribution (density) of built-up structures and (ii) the spatial distribution (density) of resident people. Both of the factors are observed in the long-term temporal domain and per unit area, in order to support the analysis of the trends and indicators for monitoring the implementation of the 2030 Development Agenda and the related thematic agreements.

A lei de terras em Moçambique e a necessidade de oportunidades iguais entre homens e mulheres no acesso, uso e aproveitamento da terra e de recursos naturais

Reports & Research
February, 2018
África
África subsariana
Moçambique
A presente dissertação está inserida na Linha de pesquisa Direito Ambiental, Transnacionalidade e Sustentabilidade e, tem como tema: “Lei de Terras em Moçambique e a necessidade de oportunidades iguais entre homens e mulheres no acesso, uso e aproveitamento de Terra e de recursos naturais”. O objetivo científico é o de compreender os motivos que propiciam as desigualdades de direitos e oportunidades entre homens e mulheres no acesso, uso e aproveitamento da terra e de recursos naturais em Moçambique.

Regional Action Plan for the implementation of the New Urban Agenda in Latin America and the Caribbean 2016-2036

Journal Articles & Books
February, 2018
Latin America and the Caribbean

The Regional Action Plan for the Implementation of the New Urban Agenda in Latin America and the Caribbean (RAP) seeks to be the regional expression of the New Urban Agenda (NUA). It promotes evidence-based policy making, setting out potential actions and interventions as well as relevant and priority policy guidance for all Latin American and Caribbean countries towards the achievement of sustainable urban development.

Plan de acción regional para la implementación de la nueva agenda urbana en América Latina y el Caribe, 2016-2036

Journal Articles & Books
February, 2018
Latin America and the Caribbean

El Plan de Acción Regional para la Implementación de la Nueva Agenda Urbana en América Latina y el Caribe (PAR) pretende ser la expresión regional de la Nueva Agenda Urbana (NAU). El PAR promueve la elaboración de políticas basadas en evidencia de las dinámicas de la urbanización, y establece recomendaciones de acciones e intervenciones potenciales, así como también orientación política relevante y prioritaria para todos los países en América Latina y el Caribe para el logro del desarrollo urbano sostenible.

Subregional Action Plan for the implementation of the New Urban Agenda in the Caribbean: Prioritizing subregional challenges and opportunities 2016-2036

Journal Articles & Books
September, 2017
Caribbean

The Regional Action Plan for the Implementation of the New Urban Agenda in Latin America and the Caribbean (RAP) seeks to be the regional expression of the New Urban Agenda, setting out potential actions and interventions as well as relevant and priority policy guidance for all Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) countries in order to achieve sustainable urban development.This document was prepared by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), in cooperation with the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) and the Assembly of Ministers and High Autho

land acquisitions and development for human settlement

Policy Papers & Briefs
May, 2017
South Africa

As a country we need to prioritise the acquisition and development of land for settlement purposes if we are to make any impact on the demand for housing.  Between 1994 and 2014 the South African government provided more than 2.5 million houses and some 1.2 million serviced sites, but the housing backlog nevertheless increased over this same period from 1.5 million to 2.1 million units

América Latina y el Caribe: desafíos, dilemas y compromisos de una agenda urbana común

Institutional & promotional materials
October, 2016
Latin America and the Caribbean

Este documento fue elaborado por el Foro de Ministros y Autoridades Máximas de la Vivienda y el Urbanismo de América Latina y el Caribe (MINURVI), con la colaboración de la Unidad de Asentamientos Humanos de la División de Desarrollo Sostenible y Asentamientos Humanos de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) y de la Oficina Regional para América Latina y el Caribe del Programa de Naciones Unidas para los Asentamientos Humanos (ONU-Hábitat/ORPALC). Además, contó con el aporte y las contribuciones de la Cooperación Regional Francesa para América del Sur.

Latin America and the Caribbean: Challenges, dilemmas and commitments of a common urban agenda. Executive summary

Institutional & promotional materials
October, 2016
Latin America and the Caribbean

This document was prepared by the Forum of Ministers and High Authorities of Housing and Urban Development of Latin America and the Caribbean (MINURVI), with the collaboration of the Human Settlements Unit of the Sustainable Development and Human Settlements Division of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), the Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UNHabitat/ ROLAC) and support from French cooperation.The aim of this document is to provide inputs to the preparatory activities being carried out in

Coletânea do II Seminário Governança de Terras e Desenvolvimento Econômico

Journal Articles & Books
July, 2016
América Latina e Caribe
América do Sul
Brasil
II Seminário Governança de Terras e Desenvolvimento Econômico (1.: 2016: Campinas, SP)


Coletânea [recurso eletrônico] / II Seminário Governança de Terras e Desenvolvimento Econômico, 4 a 5 de agosto de 2016, Campinas, SP – Campinas: Unicamp. IE, 2016.


 



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Habitat III National Report Tanzania

Reports & Research
June, 2016
Tanzania

Tanzania implemented extensive policy, legislative and structural reforms taken
and taken several other measures to fulfil her commitments to the Habitat II
Agenda. Yet achieving the objectives of "shelter for all" and "sustainable human
settlements in an urbanizing world" has remained elusive, due to financial and
human resource limitations of the urban authorities and rapid urbanization. Lack
of access to affordable housing, finance, land and services has resulted in most of

City building and regime creation in the peripheries for Mumbai

Reports & Research
March, 2016
India
Southern Asia

In terms of the splintering of cities, it is important to understand contemporary urbanization processes, speculative real estate development, and ways to challenge these via new modes of politics. This case study analyzes the impacts of largely ‘illegal’ city building, on different groups of people within the city, particularly relating to spatial (in)justice and violence.