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Safe, Inclusive, Resilient and Sustainable Cities

A new focus for UN-Habitat

Towards Building a Plan for Future Strategic Interventions

UN-Habitat strives to establish strategic partnerships with organizations that advocate for sustainable urbanization



SCIAP project in India is developed and being implemented by UNIDO and UN-Habitat, in partnerships with the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) of the Government of India.

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To strengthen national governments and local urban institutions to center LNOB (inclusion, disability and safety) in national policies, and facilitate evidence-based localization of national policies and SDGs 11 & 6 in urban areas.

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YGI seeks to improve the health and well-being of young people in intermediary cities in India, Senegal and Colombia. In India, the city of Jatni in Odisha was selected through an open call for implementation of this initiative.





Started Operations in India

Projects Completed

Ongoing Projects

Upcoming Projects


  • 6th Asian Cities Summit (ACS): TECHNICAL SESSION on Safe, Sustainable and Inclusive Mobility
    07 Apr, 10:00 am – 11:30 am IST
    Hotel Aloft by Marriott, Aerocity, Delhi, 5B, IGI T3 Road, Aerocity, New Delhi, Delhi 110037, India
    This technical session is being organised during the 6th ACS on Day 2 from 10:00 – 11:30 hrs at Hall: Tactic 1 & 2, Hotel Aloft. UN-Habitat India is partnering with AIILSG and Ms. Parul Agarwala, Country Programme Manager will be speaking at this technical session.
  • 10th APFSD: Side Event on Building Accessible and Inclusive Cities and Communities in Asia and the Pacific
    28 Mar, 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm GMT+7
    Meeting Room G, 1st Floor, UNCC, Bangkok, Rajdamnern Nok Avenue United Nations Building, Khwaeng Bang Khun Phrom, Khet Phra Nakhon, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10200, Thailand
    This side event is being organised by ESCAP Social Development Division and UN-Habitat in cooperation with the Ministry of National Development Planning, Indonesia during the 10th Session of Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development (APFSD) in Bangkok. Only in-person participation is available.
  • Indian Urban Housing Conclave (IUHC)
    19-Oct-2022, 9:00 am – 21-Oct-2022, 3:30 pm
    Rajkot, Race Course, Sadar, Rajkot, Gujarat, India
    The #IndianUrbanHousingConclave, a 3-day event will comprise of various components. The event shall begin with the inauguration of #LightHouseProject Rajkot followed by announcement of winners of PMAY-U Awards 2021 and the large scale exhibition on Innovative Construction Technologies & Practices.
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