Combining recycling and poverty alleviation
Achieving the SDGs is possible if the role of local governments is recognized and resources for localization are unlocked.
A Success Story from Brazil - written by Alessandro Galimberti in URBANET
Twenty years ago, a young man from the slums of Yaoundé founded a local waste collection service. Supported by UN-Habitat he impacted the community around him.
Air pollution in Kenya’s capital is on the rise, and there is no escape from it. In an effort to measure this, UN-Habitat’s Urban Pathways project partnered with the University of Nairobi’s Maker...