Urban Environment Forum (UEF)

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History

June 1996, Istanbul (Turkey), at 2nd United Nations Conference on Human Settlements (Habitat II), in the light of Global Action Plan for Environment and Development in the 21st Century (Agenda 21) and the Global Plan of Action of United Nations Commission on Human Settlements (UNCHS), following meetings, discussions, research and exchanges from 1994 onwards. Merged with International Forum on Urban Poverty (IFUP), to form World Urban Forum (WUF).

Aims

Act as a global mechanism through which cities and international support programmes may exchange experience, learn from each other, collaborate in addressing urban environmental issues worldwide and implement Agenda 21 and the Habitat Global Plan of Action at the local level.

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Activities

Organizes regional and international fora, workshops and other events.

Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 11 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 9 non-governmental organizations.
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Publications

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Members

Members in 72 countries
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Type I Classification

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Type II Classification

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Subjects *

  • Society
    • Local
  • Amenities
    • Urban
    • Towns
  • Environment
    • Environment
  • Development
    • Sustainable Development

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on Land

UIA Org ID

F4687

Last News Received

2002
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** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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