Lorena Zárate, President of HIC (Habitat International Coalition), and members of The Global Platform for the Right to the City, attended at the Informal Intergovernmental Meetings on June 27th – July 1st 2016, UN, New York, and delivered the following Statement.
This document was prepared to support the process of informal hearings with stakeholders on the New Urban Agenda, focusing on how the Right to the City appears in official documents. The analysis considered the documents that supported the Zero Draft Zero of the NUA, in particular the statements of regional meetings, statements of thematic meetings […]
The Global Platform Right to the City with Ford Foundation and UCLG are organizing an event about the Right to the City in the New Urban Agenda. The event will take place at Ford Foundation, New York City, Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at 8-10am. The “right to the city” is the right of all inhabitants, present […]
The adoption of the Right to the City in New Urban Agenda was advocated in all informal hearings preparatory to Habitat III (United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development), which took place on June 6th and 7th (UN, New York). Yesterday (8) began the round of informal intergovernmental negotiations of the New Urban […]
The present document, organized by the Platform with the the support of Eva Garcia Chueca, attemps to provide a clear and easy understanding of the right to the city in view of enriching the drafting process of the New Urban Agenda. Enter here the document “Whats the Right to the City”
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(Português) Organizações da sociedade civil brasileira, reunidas em São Paulo em 31 de maio de 2016, vêm através da presente Carta se manifestar em relação ao conteúdo proposto para a Nova Agenda Urbana (NAU), a ser adotada na Terceira Conferência das Nações Unidas para Habitação e Desenvolvimento Urbano Sustentável – Habitat III.
Brazilian civil society organizations, gathered in São Paulo on May 31 of 2016, come through the present Statement to express themselves about the content of the New Urban Agenda (NUA), to be adopted at Habitat III.