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habitat

that part of the environment, for example, stream, meadowland, salt marsh, etc., which is occupied by an animal or plant.
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Maimunah opted to retire on Jan 19 to take up the post of executive director of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UNaHabitat) in Nairobi, Kenya.
He further added, "For this purpose, the ministry of climate change and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) in Pakistan had been working closely on various initiatives related to sustainable urbanisation and climate change.
"For this purpose, the Ministry of Climate Change and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) in Pakistan have been working closely on various initiatives related to sustainable urbanization and climate change" he said.
Khartoum, September 5 (SUNA) - The Assistant of the President of the Republic Engineer Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamid underlined continuation of the state's support for housing projects, urban activities and boosting cooperation with the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), calling for a move for all Habitat partners to attract support and raise awareness for urban development.
The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) and UNICEF, in close collaboration with the Institute of Business Administration (IBA) Girls Sports Society, has recently organised a football tournament in Karachi.
PESHAWAR -- The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) in collaboration with Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and in partnership with the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (APDC) and Community Resilience Initiative will work together to support the Government in developing disaster risk management policies.
The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT) is a key body within the UN aimed at achieving international cooperation in the field of sustainable development, the promotion of individual countries or regions in solving the problems of human settlements and infrastructure.
The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), the global agency for human settlements and sustainable urban development, has noted that cities face unprecedented demographic, environmental, economic, social and spatial challenges with six out of every 10 people in the world expected to reside in urban areas by 2030.
Muscat, Mar 16 (ONA) The Sultanate, represented by the Ministry of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources, will take part tomorrow "Monday" in the coordinating meeting of the senior municipalities' officials, which will be held on the sidelines of the workshop "Capacity Building for Municipal Training Centres and Administrations," being held at Rabat, Kingdom of Morocco, in conjunction with the United Nations Human Settlements Programme. The Sultanate's delegation to the meeting will be led by Hamad bin Sulaiman al-Gharibi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources for Regional Municipalities Affairs.
KABUL (PAN): The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) on Sunday agreed to providing $20 million in aid to Afghanistan for capacity building programmes and bringing improvement to municipality system in four major provinces.
Amman, Sep 2 (Petra) - The Royal Scientific Society (RSS) and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for collaboration to strengthen Sustainable urban development and scientific research in key areas of strategic value to Jordan's long-term competitiveness and development.
Habitat organization--the Nairobi-based United Nations Human Settlements Programme. Habitat II, following up on the Rio Earth Summit, focused on adequate shelter and sustainable cities.

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