Partnership and Pledging Conference

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

UN-Habitat will hold a partnership and pledging conference to raise USD 250 million for urban development work. The funds will be used in 2019 to help countries implement the New Urban Agenda and urban dimensions of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), especially Goal 11 to make cities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable.

The conference will be held during the UN-Habitat’s first UN-Habitat Assembly which takes place from 27-31 May in 2019 at UN-Habitat’s headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya. Around 2,000 delegates from all over the world are expected to attend including Heads of State and Government, ministers and representatives of national and local governments, civil society, NGOs, businesses, academics, and other United Nations agencies.

See the press release