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Uganda Urban Expo is All About Secondary Cities and their Role in Economic Growth

The groundbreaking event in Jinja put the spotlight squarely on Uganda’s fast-growing secondary cities, their needs, and potential. The entire Expo was locally driven and organised, and it attracted a great deal of interest.

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Liberia’s Housing Policies are Increasingly Recognising the Urban Poor

A new agreement between Liberia’s National Housing Authority and Habitat for Humanity International highlights the partnerships that the Cities Alliance Liberia Country Programme is achieving, especially in promoting national policies that support slum upgrading and affordable housing for low-income households.

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Cities Alliance Marks 5th Anniversary in Brussels

It has been a full and very productive five years for the Cities Alliance, with fresh opportunities, a new home at the centre of Europe on a UNOPS platform, and far-reaching changes to the way we do business.

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Paraguay Has a New Housing and Habitat Policy, and It Embraces Participation

The new policy introduces a participatory culture in Paraguay, incorporates integrated slum upgrading, and aligns with the global sustainable development agendas.