Habitat III - Side Events
  • Monday 17
  • Planning Sustainable Housing Communities in Gulf States and Opportunities for South Cooperation

    Side Events
    Venue: R21
    Lead Organization:
    Dubai Real Estate Institute
    Partner organizations:
    The World Bank
    UN-HABITAT SAFER CITIES PROGRAMME
    Dubai Real Estate Institute
    UAE
    UN Habitat Sub-Regional Office For Gulf States (ROAS)
    UN-HABITAT SAFER CITIES PROGRAMME
    Arab Fund For Social And Economic Development
    Sheikh Zayed Housing Fund
    International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI)

    The event will include presentations by the Gulf Cooperation Council, Dubai Real estate Institute, selected Housing Authorities of the Gulf and other developing countries of the Arab region on lessons learnt from planning, financing and managing energy efficient housing programs and lessons learnt from the implementation of such programs by the gulf Countries Funds in both the Gulf and elsewhere. The idea is to bring relevant experience to the implementation of the New Urban Agenda