Policies, plans and designs for more compact, better integrated and connected cities
Description/achievement of initiative

City, regional and national authorities will implement policies, plans and designs for more compact, better integrated and connected cities that foster equitable and sustainable urban development and are resilient to climate change.

Implementation methodologies

Partner cities and regional authorities will implement urban policies, plans and designs that apply principles and standards derived from best practices with the collaboration of UN-DESA, UNCRD, UNEP, CBD, UNFCCC, Regional Commissions, UNDP, WHO, World Bank, Regional Development Banks, local government authorities, CSOs and the private sector.

Partner(s)

UN-Habitat
Deliverables
Deliverable Date
National urban policies End 2019
City-region development plans End 2019
City enlargement and densification plans End 2019
City climate change mitigation and adaptation plans End 2019
Resources devoted to implementation
Type Details
Financing (in USD) $180,000,000

Information
Contact
Rafael Tuts, Coordinator, Urban Planning and Design Branch, raf.tuts@unhabitat.org

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