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  • Urbanisation in the spotlight as world marks first World Cities Day

    Posted:31 October,2014

    Shanghai 31 October 2014 The first World Cities Day is being to be commemorated today across the globe under the theme “Leading Urban [...]

  • Bajura yet to rid itself of Chhaupadi tradition

    Posted:22 October,2014

    New trail built for menstruating women Prakash Singh  Bajura, Despite several governmental and non-governmental organisations’ campaigns [...]

  • Nepal sanitation campaign

    Posted:21 October,2014

  • M-WASH-CC Formation in Sandhikharka Municipality

    Posted:17 October,2014

    Arghakhanchi, Municipality level Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Coordination Committee has been formed today in Sandhikharka Municipality of [...]

  • Voice from slum

    Posted:14 October,2014

    Nirjana Sharma Well-to-do people need to realize that slum dwellers also have rights to basic facilities, including right to survive in [...]

  • World Habitat Day to be observed on Monday

    Posted:11 October,2014

    The Department of Urban Development and Building Construction is all set to mark the World Habitat Day for this year. Organising a press meet, [...]

  • Squatters to be consulted to resolve their problem

    Posted:11 October,2014

    Recognizing the problem of the landless squatters, the government and non-governmental agencies are working jointly with squatters to bring a common [...]


    Posted:7 October,2014

  • World Habitat Day 2014 Message of the UN-Habitat Executive Director Dr. Joan Clos

    Posted:7 October,2014

    Monday, 6 October 2014 Every year on the first Monday of October we reflect on the state of our human settlements and what we want the cities of our [...]

  • ‘Give Slum Dwellers a Voice’, Secretary-General says in Message for World Habitat Day

    Posted:6 October,2014

    New York, 6 October 2014. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message on World Habitat Day, to be observed on 6 October: Over the past decade, [...]