WUC+UTC

· The Urban Thinkers Campus is an initiative of UN-Habitat

They are meant to guide organizations which have an interest in being part the urban thinkers’ movement in the context of Habitat III.

· About WUC of UN

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon addressed the Rio +20 summit: " Theroad to global sustainability runs through the world’s cities and towns.

· The World Urban Campaign partners agreed to contribute to the Habitat III

The World Urban Campaign partners agreed to contribute to the Habitat III Conference by engaging the international community.

· GMF signs agreement with WUC

2014 April 5 - 11, the UN HABITAT Seventh World Urban Forum (WUF) was held in the city of Medellin, Columbia.

· The battle for a more sustainable future will be won or lost

Cities are either helpful or unhelpful in achieving sustainable development.

· World Urban Campaign —— Chinese Cities in Action

“United Nations World Urban Campaign--- Chinese Cities in Action” was introduced by the GMF as a “brand output”.

· What will our cities be like

So what will our cities be like? Past and current trends provide some important lessons for what to avoid.

· A new urban paradigm for the city we need

While the city we need must recognize local contexts, cultures, and customs, stripped to its barebones.

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