The Second International Tripartite Conference on "Sustainable Urbanization as Response to Urban Poverty Eradication" will take place at the Serena Hotel in Kigali. The sub-theme is "Slum Upgrading and Community Empowerment". This event is hosted by the Government of Rwanda and jointly organized by the ACP-Secretariat, the European Commission and UN-Habitat.
The conference aims to harmonise contributions towards the post-2015 Development Agenda and to take stock of the achievements of the Millennium Development Goal 7 on improving the living conditions of slum dwellers. It will serve as a preparation for ACP Countries ahead of the third United Nations Confer