Environment & Climate Change

Within its’ mandate to promote socially and environmentally sustainable towns and cities, UN-Habitat has as strong focus in facilitating cities play a vital rold in social and economic development by promoting better environmental policies and programmes, aimed at reducing pollution, addressing climate change and improving unban environmental mangement.

UN-Habitat’s rational and specific responsibilities with regards to Climate Change are outlines in the 22nd governing council resolution “Cities and climate change resolution 22/3”.