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Urban Agenda for Catalonia - Executive summary.

Case studies and best practices

The Catalan government is designing the elaboration process of the Urban Agenda for Catalonia. A strategic project that will establish the guidelines of urban policies for the incoming years, in order to achieve a fully sustainable urban development. The Agenda is based on six thematic pillars as it follows: Healthy Urban Habitats, Welfare, Urban Quality, Prosperity, Territorial dimension and Good Governance. Linked to the Urban Agenda, the Catalan government has created the Urban Assembly, a multi governance body, composed by all levels of administration (regional and local) and stakeholders, whose main propose is drawing up the Urban Agenda.

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Localizing development : does participation work?

Available in English

Promoting participation through community development projects and local decentralization has become a central tenet of development policy. The World Bank alone has invested about $85 billion over the...

Developed by World Bank

Posted by Fabienne Perucca

Concept notes and papers

Guide to Implementing MDG Responsive Demonstration Projects

Available in English

Local governments seek innovative ideas and new approaches for dealing with their priority issues and concerns. A Demonstration Project is a relatively self-contained small-scale capital investment or...

Developed by United Nations Human Settlements Program...

Posted by Local2030

Guidance and systemization of experiences

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