The New Urban Agenda Illustrated

Type
UN

The New Urban Agenda gives clear guidance on how well-planned and well-managed urbanization can be a transformative force to accelerate towards the Sustainable Development Goals. It has inspired new solutions that make cities key players in addressing the climate emergency, managing migration flows, fighting pandemics and other global challenges. We are however not on track to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals, including Goal 11 on “Making cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable”. The ‘New Urban Agenda Illustrated’ handbook offers clear definitions and practical applications to make the global framework more accessible and user-friendly for policymakers and urban practitioners, both within government, across the broad range of urban stakeholders and within the UN. We need a more hands-on approach to scale and accelerate our actions. The illustrated handbook complements the existing text of the New Urban Agenda. It explains the core dimensions, messages and “transformative commitments “and unpacks the text of the New

NUA Illustrated
Coordinator
UN Habitat
Editorial
UN Habitat
SDG

1. No poverty 1. No poverty

2. Zero hunger 2. Zero hunger

3. Good health and well-being 3. Good health and well-being

4. Quality education 4. Quality education

5. Gender equality 5. Gender equality

6. Clean water and sanitation 6. Clean water and sanitation

7. Affordable and clean energy 7. Affordable and clean energy

8. Decent work and economic growth 8. Decent work and economic growth

9. Industry, innovation and infrastructure 9. Industry, innovation and infrastructure

10. Reduce inequalities 10. Reduce inequalities

11. Sustainable cities and communities 11. Sustainable cities and communities

12. Responsible consumption and production 12. Responsible consumption and production

13. Climate action 13. Climate action

14. Life below water 14. Life below water

15. Life on land 15. Life on land

16. Peace, justice and strong institutions 16. Peace, justice and strong institutions

17. Partnership for the goals 17. Partnership for the goals