Conference Room XVII, Palais des Nations, Geneva
Languages: English, French and Russian
The UNECE Ministerial Meeting on Urban Development, Housing and Land Management on “Affordable, adequate, and resilient housing in liveable cities, including cities which face extreme weather conditions” will take place at the Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland, on 6 and 7 October 2021, as part of the eighty-second session of the Committee on Housing, Urban Development and Land Management (6-8 October 2021). Online participation will be also feasible, should travel restrictions still apply this October.
The Ministerial Meeting and the eighty-second session of the Committee will support regional exchange of experiences and good practices for promoting access to decent, adequate, affordable and healthy housing as part of the countries’ response to and recovery plans for the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Ministerial Meeting is expected to launch a report of the study “#Housing2030: Improving Housing Affordability in the UNECE Region” which is being developed by UNECE in cooperation with Housing Europe and UN-Habitat; and to endorse a regional action plan for the UNECE region “#Housing 2030: promoting sustainable housing as part of the recovery and rebuilding plans after the COVID-19 pandemic”.
Please register to participate by 20 September 2021.
For more information about the events, please contact Ms. Gulnara Roll, Secretary to the Committee on Housing, Urban Development and Land Management, at firstname.lastname@example.org (tel.: +41 22 917 5793).