9th World Urban Forum – Side Event: Migration, Displacement and Inclusive Cities: Challenges and Opportunities for Local Governments in the Arab Region
Feb 10, 2018 / Highlight
People have been increasingly moving into cities, voluntarily seeking new economic opportunities or escaping forcibly from mounting political conflicts or unprecedented natural disasters. Associated with this development is the overwhelming demand for affordable urban housing, adequate jobs, quality health care, education...
Strategies for Local Economic Development in Forced Displacement Contexts' Agenda
[Webinar] Strategies for Local Economic Development in Forced Displacement Contexts
Feb 07, 2018 / Highlight
Context and Rationale
Forced displacement is among the most pressing challenges in the Eastern Mediterranean region. As after six years of Syrian conflict, 92% of refugees reside outside camps. Their socio-economic inclusion with regards to access to labor and income is still insufficient and may limit their contributions to host economies as...
Cities of Refuge in the Middle East: Bringing an Urban Lens to the Forced Displacement Challenge
Jan 23, 2018 / Library
Based on the policy note by the World Bank “Cities of Refuge in the Middle East : Bringing an Urban Lens to the Forced Displacement Challenge”. This policy note aims to advance our understanding of urban forced displacement, induced by conflict, by looking at the issue from the perspective of receiving towns and cities. It explores why we need a...
Cities of Refuge: Bringing an Urban Lens to the Forced Displacement Challenge
Jan 22, 2018 / Blog entry
The Syrian conflict has reached the grim milestone of becoming the largest displacement crisis since World War II, with over half of the country’s pre-war population having left their homes since 2011—a particularly sobering statistic as we observe International Migrants Day on December 18, 2017 today.
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9th World Urban Forum - Agenda
“Strategic Planning for Local Economic Development in Host Communities” Capacity-Building Workshop of the Mediterranean Host Municipalities Learning Network
Dec 23, 2017 / Highlight
In the context of the Mediterranean Host Municipalities Learning Network (HMLN), the CMI is organizing a capacity building workshop “Strategic Planning for Local Economic Development in Host Communities”, targeted at local government representatives, local economic development practitioners and experts. The workshop will take place March...
Draft Agenda Strategic Planning for LED
Launch of the New Host Municipalities Learning Network C4D Platform
The Expectations from Syrian Investors and the Benefits for Host Municipalities
Territorial and City Development in the Mediterranean Newsletter - Issue 1
Med Expertise: Reducing Regional Disparity While Ensuring Competitiveness
Med Expertise: What are the Indicators to be Adapted to the Reality of Each Space
Med Expertise: Towards a Better Contribution of Cities to Local Development Cities
Med Expertise:Territorial Development through Economic Partnerships: The case of Chefchaouen
Med Expertise: Housing is Not the Goal
Med Expertise: Inclusive Cities, How to Fight Exclusion
Med Expertise: How to Address Regional Disparity
Med Expertise: Cities and Local Economic Development
Med Expertise: Bringing in Economic and Social Actors Builds Consensus
Med Expertise: Unity not Uniformity in Distributing Economic Activities
Med Expertise: Reducing Regional Disparity, The Tunisian Experience
Med Expertise: Using Public Transport To Improve Social Cohesion
Med Expertise: Saida's Sustainable Urban Development Strategy
Med Expertise: The Benefits of Knowledge Dissemination
Med Expertise: The More Data You Have the More Accurate your Planning Becomes
Med Expertise: Enhancing Territorial Cohesion is Enhancing All Public Services
Med Expertise: The Importance of Mobility in Connecting the Spacial and Socio-economic Dimensions
Formation LUTP Session Francophone
Jun 28, 2017 / Highlight
LES INSCRIPTIONS SONT OUVERTES!
Programme de Renforcement de Capacité des Décideurs de la Planification des Transports Urbains
Objectifs du programme
La prochaine session de formation francophone du programme de « Renforcement de capacité des décideurs de la planification des transports urbains » se tiendra à Marseille du 22 au 28 octobre...
Sustainable Urban Transport - Middle East and North Africa - Issue #3