HABITAT

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HABITAT

Formally called the United Nations Human Settlements Programme. An organization within the United Nations that aims to provide housing. HABITAT seeks to encourage sustainable cities and towns because of increasing urbanization worldwide. It was established in 1978 and is based in Nairobi.
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He also paid tribute to the UN assistant secretary-general, the United Nations Human Settlements Programme executive director and all staff of the forum's secretariat, for their efforts to support urban development issues and to put them in global spotlight.
17 /PRNewswire/ -- Poland's Undersecretary of State in the Ministry of Economy, the Mayor of Stockholm, the Executive Director of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme UN-HABITAT and the CEO of the Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector, are among the personalities who will be taking the floor during the MIPIM 2010 conference programme.
HRH the Premier affirmed Bahrain's resolve to support the efforts led by The United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-HABITAT to improve the plight of human beings worldwide.
The two-day event is organised by the ministry in collaboration with the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT).
BNA) -- His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa received a congratulatory cable from the Head of the Political Bureau of the National Action Charter Society (NACS) Ahmed Joma'a marking the inclusion of Muharraq in the list of World List of Developed Cities among 1500 cities which submitted their nominations to the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT).

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