Human Websites
Asian Coalition for Housing Rights
The Asian Coalition for Housing Rights is a regional network of grassroots community organizations, NGO's and professionals actively involved with urban poor development processes in Asian cities.
The Regional Network of Local Authorities for the Management of Human Settlementss
Countries in Crisis
The devastation wrought by emergencies is particularly harsh for children and women.
Crisis Response and Reconstruction
The main emphasis of the programme is on employment-related interventions such as promotion of employment-intensive reconstruction and rehabilitation works, socio-economic reintegration of crisis-affected groups, skills training, local economic development initiatives and the promotion of small enterprises and cooperatives.
Earth Charter
The Earth Charter is an authoritative synthesis of values, principles, and aspirations that are widely shared by growing numbers of men and women in all regions of the world.
FEANTSA: la Fédération Européenne d'Associations Nationales Travaillant avec les Sans-Abri
The European Federation of National Organizations working with the Homeless. Its members are non-governmental organizations that provide a wide range of services to homeless people including accommodation and social support.
ICLEI International Council for Local Environmental Initiative (ICLEI)
ICLEI–Local Governments for Sustainability is an international association of local governments implementing sustainable development. Its mission is to build and serve a worldwide movement of local governments to achieve tangible improvements in global sustainability with special focus on environmental conditions through cumulative local actions.
IULA: United Cities and Local Governments
United Cities and Local Governments is the global voice of cities and the main local government partner of the United Nations. It promotes the policies and experiences of local governments in key areas such as poverty, sustainable development and social inclusion.
PPPUE: Public-Private Partnerships for the Urban Environment
Public-Private Partnerships for the Urban Environment, describes the activities of PPPUE, its national programmes and links to partners' sites and presents the Innovative Partnership Grants project which supports the aims of the PPPUE programme at the country level
UNCHS: United Nations Habitat
Contains information on the campaigns and programmes of UN-HABITAT. Its mandated by the UN General Assembly to promote socially and environmentally sustainable towns and cities with the goal of providing adequate shelter for all.
South Africa Human Settlementss
Create an awareness on Human Settlements activities in South Africa in relation to UN Habitat
TUGI The Urban Governance Initiatives
The Urban Governance Initiative holds firm to the hopeful belief we have in the power of ordinary people to achieve extraordinary things.
Urban Management Programme - Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean
UWEP Urban Waste Expertise Programme (UWEP)
Enabling communities and micro-enterprises to improve their urban environment
WACLAC: World Alliance of International Associations of Cities and Local Authorities
WACLAC is the world alliance of international associations of cities and local authorities committed to responsible and effective local self-government for sustainable development. Its mission is to represent the local government sector in the international arena and in particular with the United Nations.
WACAP: World Association for Children and Parents
World Association for Children and Parents (WACAP) is one of the largest and most experienced international nonprofit adoption and child assistance agencies in the United States. WACAP places children with adoptive families and provides medical, educational and financial aid to needy children.
World Bank Group
Geared towards Managing for Development Results. Development results means sustained improvement in the lives of people in developing countries: more educated children; fewer infants dying; more families lifted out of poverty.