Participants at the UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) Sustainable Cities Week 2019 will discuss progress and challenges related to the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the New Urban Agenda (NUA) and the Geneva UN Charter for Sustainable Housing, among other international agreements.
National and local government representatives from the 56 UNECE member States will come together with representatives of private sector, academia and civil society for the 80th session of the UNECE Committee on Housing and Land Management (2-4 October) and other events.
The Week will include a roundtable themed, ‘In Focus: SDG 11,’ which will feature a discussion on the successes and challenges in the implementation of SDG 11 (sustainable cities and communities) and other urban-related SDGs.
dates: 1-4 October 2019
location: Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland