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The Role of Civil Society integrating refugees and migrants into the new urban model

Juan Carlos Viloria Doria

Moderator

date

Wednesday, June 29, 2022

16:30-18:00

place
Multifunction Hall Room 3
organization
Coalición Por Venezuela
country
Colombia
language
English
theme
Integrated Governance in Spatial Planning for a More Just, Green, and Healthy Urban Future
Reference: 
NE 143

Summary

Globalization brings with it greater challenges and challenges to communities. Having access to public services, new technologies and guaranteeing access to rights such as health, education, employment and decent housing are part of the discussions that affect the most vulnerable, including refugees and migrants. Planning cities requires the participation of all actors in society. This space aims to discuss the recommendations for a new urban agenda in harmony with the objectives of sustainable development.

Objectives

1) include the participation of refugees and migrants in smart and inclusive city planning 2) Discuss the recommendations of the new urban agenda and its interrelation with the objectives of sustainable development

Session speakers

Speaker
Role
Organization
Country
Mr. Elkin Velasquez
Director
ONU HABITAT LAC
Mr. María Sarmiento
Switzerland National Coordinator
Coalicion por Venezuela
Ms. Vittoria Zanuso
Executive Director
Mayors Migration Council
Mr. José Francisco Aguirre
Director
Fundación Santo Domingo