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  • An open sewer runs in front of homes

    City leaders need to rise to the climate change challenge

    City leaders from around the world are meeting in Abu Dhabi for the 10th World Urban Forum on sustainable urbanisation (8-13 February). IIED director Andrew Norton and Maimunah Mohd Sharif, executive director of UN-Habitat, highlight the need for leaders to work with residents of informal settlements in order to prepare for the impacts of climate change

    8 February 2020 | Blog | Climate change
  • Press photographers recording the opening plenary (Photo: UNclimatechange, Creative Commons via Flickr)

    IIED at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP19)

    The full programme of IIED activity at COP19 this November, including video blog updates.

    20 December 2013 | Article | Climate change
  • Cebu, Phillipines

    6th World Urban Forum: will the agenda of slum and shack dwellers ever get considered?

    David Satterthwaite asks why representatives from the federations and networks of slum or shack dwellers were absent from almost all the official events and wonders when their priorities will get the attention they deserve.

    7 September 2012 | Blog | Urban
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