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International Guidelines on Urban and Territorial Planning

Guidance and systemization of experiences , Available in Français Español العربية Português 中文

The document serves both as a compass for decision makers and urban professionals when reviewing urban and territorial planning systems. The Guidelines provide national governments, local authorities, civil society organizations and planning professionals with a global reference framework that promotes more compact, socially inclusive, better integrated and connected cities and territories that foster sustainable urban development and are resilient to climate change.

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Innovative City-Business Collaboration

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This study looks at six initiatives (Urban Infrastructure Initiative by the WBCSD; Indore, India; Scania, Sweden; Houston, USA; Rakli, Finland and Bottrop, Germany) around the world that aspire to fac...

Developed by Local Governments for Sustainability (IC...

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Case studies and best practices

Development Cooperation and Local Government

Available in English Français Español العربية Português 中文

The paper calls for the need of a full recognition of local governments as development partners occupying an equitable place in international development cooperation. It emphasizes the role of local g...

Developed by United Cities and Local Governments (UCL...

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Concept notes and papers

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