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Urban Resilience Week

02 - 06 October 2023
Palais des Nations Geneva Switzerland
flyer Urban Resilience Week 2023

Urban Resilience Week schedule

The UNECE Urban Resilience Week will bring together representatives of national and subnational governments, experts, civil society representatives from the UNECE region and beyond to discuss strategies and solutions for building more resilient and sustainable cities.

With a focus on innovative approaches to urban planning and design, innovative financing instruments for urban infrastructure and community engagement, the Urban Resilience Week will offer valuable insights and networking opportunities for anyone interested in practical solutions for promoting urban resilience.

The UNECE Urban Resilience Week will include:

1- Third Forum of Mayors and its side events (2-3 October)

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2- 84th session of the UNECE Committee on Urban Development, Housing and Land Management and its side events (4-6 October)

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Side events

3 October - VNR-VLR studio “Evidence-based approaches to the development of the Voluntary Local Reviews: experiences and best practices”

4 October - Supporting cities in urban resilience building  for inclusive responses and recovery

5 October - Promoting access to decent, adequate, affordable and healthy housing for all


Programme and flyer

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