The series is an online repository (LINK) of 15-minute video lectures that makes available the knowledge of world renowned scholars, experts, and leading UN-Habitat staff.
The lectures focus on thematic areas that connects closely with UN-Habitat’s mandate and priorities, presenting a sound analysis of a problem and the propositions to resolve it, drawing on concrete examples and empirical evidences that demonstrate how such propositions actually work, are being tested or have been implemented.
The videos are useful products to be used in various forms e.g. (1) self-learning and as a refresher course; (2) addition to existing curricula and regular courses offered by universities and training institutions; (3) resource for new curricula and course development.
The Global Urban Lecture Series is part and parcel of the Habitat UNI, the UN-Habitat partnership with universities currently involving 149 university partners and 1,359 individual members, financed by the Governments of Sweden and Norway. Please, share this email and the links below with your networks. Soon, this will also be available in the new UN-Habitat webpage.
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