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Integrating the Green and Brown Agendas in a Climate Change Context. Guide for the formulation of Environmental Local Agendas in Colombia (Spanish)  
View Details Climate change is as obvious as severe is the peril it suppose for ecosystems, infrastructure, livelihoods and health itself. We do have, however, ways to reduce its damages, decreasing the intensity of effects (mitigation) and minimizing the vuln...
Year: 2010, Number of pages: 70, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
SCP/LA21 en Arequipa  
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La Estrategia de Apoyo a la Gestión Urbano Ambiental de Arequipa fue iniciada por la Municipalidad Provincial de Arequipa a principios del 2003 y finalizó su segunda fase en enero del 2007. Ha sido apoyada por PNUMA y UN-Habitat, organismos que ju...

Year: 2009, Number of pages: 40, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
The Sustainable Cities Programme in Zambia (1994-2007)  
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In Zambia the Sustainable Cities Programme was implemented in Lusaka from 1994-2001 to address high levels of poverty and inequality experienced in the city resulting from a shrinking economy as the co...

Year: 2009, Number of pages: 40, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
The Sustainable Cities China Programme (1996-2007): A  
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The Sustainable Cities Programme was first implemented in 1996 in Shenyang and Wuhan, in China. From this initial experience, the environmental Planning and Management methodology was integrated in urban management to address pressing environmenta...

Year: 2009, Number of pages: 44, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
The Sustainable Cities Programme in Peru  
View Details Nuevos enfoques para construir procesos de planificación urbana y gestión ambiental en la ciudad se hacen necesarios para que la funcionalidad de los mismos sea sostenible. Esta experiencia demuestra la importancia de integrar y asociar estrategias d...
Year: 2009, Number of pages: 28, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
The Sustainable Cities Programme in the Philippines ((1998-2007) - A compendium of good practices  
View Details The Sustainable CitiesProgramme/LA21 Programme in the Philippines was started in 1998 by UN-HABITAT in collaboration with the department of the environment and Natural Resources. It was targeted at secondary towns and was perceived as a localization ...
Year: 2009, Number of pages: 54, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
ecoBudget  
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Decision makers in local government face the ongoing challenge of how to provide services to the residents with limited resources. Whether drilling a new well to provide drinking water, renewing a road surface, buying new buses or issuing drivin...

Year: 2009, Number of pages: 28, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
Financing Urban Development around Lake Victoria  
View Details The publication is a toolkit specifically prepared to help local authorities raise internal and external resources to finance implementation of priority projects and programmes. It provides useful steps, skills and resources to aid the process of f...
Year: 2009, Number of pages: 64, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
Sustainable Urban Energy Planning  
View Details The main purpose of this handbook is to assist people who are working in or with local government to develop sustainable energy and climate action plans and implementation programmes. There can be no single recipe for all cities ? e so it is up to ea...
Year: 2009, Number of pages: 83, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
Promoting Biodiversity In and Around the Lake Victoria Basin  
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This Working Paper critically assesses the potential role of local authorities in promoting biodiversity conservation in the Lake Victoria Cities within the existing global framework of the Convention on Biological Diversity. It sets the broader c...

Year: 2008, Number of pages: 40, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
Tale of 2 cities  
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The world continues to urbanize at an unprecedented pace and this year, for the first time ever, over half of the world’s population will be living in cities. While cities consume a major share of the planet’s resources and have often been the loc...

Year: 2007, Number of pages: 32, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
Gestion de l’ Environnement Urbain  
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Le programme Agendas 21 locaux est basé sur la compréhension du rapport entre le développement et l’environnement. Considérant que le développement urbain et économique affecte l’environnement et que la disponibilité et la qualité des ressources e...

Year: 2006, Number of pages: 22, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
The Sustainable Cities Sri Lanka Programme 1999-2004  
View Details The Government of Sri Lanka launched the Sustainable Cities Programme (SCP) under the auspices of UN-HABITAT & UNDP in December 1999. The initial objective was to help three municipal councils located in the Greater Colombo Core Area to experimen...
Year: 2006, Number of pages: 36, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
The Sustainable Cities Programme in Tanzania 1992-2003: The SCP Documentation Series  
View Details The Sustainable Cities Programme (SCP) started in the Tanzanian capital, Dar es Salaam in 1992 under an initiative known as the Sustainable Dar es Salaam Project. Dar es Salaam was one of the first demonstration cities in Africa where environmental p...
Year: 2005, Number of pages: 27, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
SCP Documentation Series n. 2:The sustainable cities programme in Tanzania 1992-2003  
View Details The Sustainable Cities Programme (SCP) started in the Tanzanian capital, Dar es Salaam in 1992 under an initiative known as the Sustainable Dar es Salaam Project. Dar es Salaam was one of the first demonstration cities in Africa where environmental p...
Year: 2005, Number of pages: 112, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
SCP Documentation Series n. 3: the sustainable Dar es Salaam Project 1992-2003  
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Dar es Salaam is the main industrial and commercial centre of the United Republic of Tanzania. It is a coastal city, located along the Indian Ocean. It has a population of approximately 2.5 million with an annual growth rate of 4.3%...

Year: 2005, Number of pages: 31, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
SCP Documentation Series n.4:The sustainable cities Sri Lanka Programme (1999-2004)  
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Year: 2004, Number of pages: 34, Type of publication: Book
Urban Trialogues: Localising Agenda 21  
View Details Urban Trialogues is about inclusive planning for sustainable urban development. It contains theory and practice relating to the Local Agenda 21 Programme, which focuses on environmental planning and management in urban areas. The book presents case s...
Year: 2004, Number of pages: 259, Type of publication: Book
Sustainable Cities Programme 1990 - 2000  
View Details The publication highlights the Sustainable Cities Programmes approach and reviews the achievements in the period from 1990 to 2000 and looks ahead to future directions of the SCP based lessons of experience gathered from the ongoing city projects.
Year: 2002, Number of pages: 47, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
Implementation and Replication of SCP process at city and national level  
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Year: 2001, Number of pages: 0, Type of publication: Book Download electronic version (PDF)
 
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