Egypt's participation in 3rd UN Conference on Housing, Sustainable Urban Development
Monday، 17 October 2016 - 05:41 AM
An Egyptian delegation participates in the 3rd United Nations (UN) Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development. The four-day event kicks off on October 17 - 20, 2016 in the Ecuadorian city of Quito.
The delegation comprises representatives from the Egyptian Housing Ministry, professors from the Faculty of Engineering, youths, and NOGs.
The delegation will deliver Egypt's address to the gathering which will focus on efforts exerted to provide adequate housing, address the issue of climate change, and reduce disaster risks.
Egypt will also speak about how to support local authorities, maintain security in urban areas and develop social integration and justice.
The delegation members will organize, on the sidelines of the conference, three sessions on comprehensive housing policies, development projects in Egypt and the problem of slum areas.