The New Urban Agenda gives clear guidance on how well-planned and well-managed urbanization can be a transformative force for accelerating towards the Sustainable Development Goals. Learners will be able to explain the timely importance of the New Urban Agenda and sustainable urbanization and understand and describe various dimensions and concepts of the New Urban Agenda. The content of this course is based on the handbook New Urban Agenda Illustrated.
This course explains and illustrates the New Urban Agenda in an easily accessible format. The course is intended for anyone with an interest in sustainable urbanization. It is particularly useful to public civil servants, mayors, local government officials, architects, urban planners, NGO workers and volunteers, and employees of international organizations.
Source: The Urban Agenda Platform
Developed by: United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), and translated and produced in Arabic by ESCWA.