New feature at GC! Welcome to the SDGs Digital Media Zone!

For the first time ever, we’ve brought the SDGs Digital Media Zone to the UN-Habitat’s Governing Council. The SDGs Media Zone is a platform for editors, bloggers, content creators and influencers to communicate innovations, partnerships and discussions as a call to action for humanity to engage the Sustainable Development Goals. Inspired by the original model … Continue reading New feature at GC! Welcome to the SDGs Digital Media Zone!

The 25th UN-Habitat Governing Council- What’s in it for #Youth? – #GC25 #Habitat3

My name is Tone Vesterhus, I am the youth delegate for Norway to the 25th Governing Council. I have been following UN-Habitat and the Habitat III process since the beginning of 2014. Unfortunately there were not many youth delegates in the official government delegations at the Governing Council this year, Brazil was the only other … Continue reading The 25th UN-Habitat Governing Council- What’s in it for #Youth? – #GC25 #Habitat3

Youth @ The 25th UN-Habitat Governing Council – 4th DAY – WRAP UP!

Youth Caucus – Wednesday – 22/04 Today we kicked off our Youth Caucus with a presentation about “Youth and Urbanization – A strategy for youth in UN-Habitat”, led by Helene Opsal from the UN-Habitat Youth Unit. The presentation explored some of the data we have about youth population in the urban world, and why it … Continue reading Youth @ The 25th UN-Habitat Governing Council – 4th DAY – WRAP UP!