OBJECTIVES OF WORLD HABITAT DAY 2017

  1. Raise awareness about the need for housing policies and affordable housing for all in urban areas, towns and cities.
  2. Develop processes and tools to advocate for access to housing for the poor and vulnerable groups.
  3. Contribute to policy dialogues that focuses on the broad range of conditions that constitute affordable housing.
  4. Identify key stakeholders and engaging them in discussions that offer solutions to sustainable development, especially regarding the topic of housing policies and affordable housing.
  5.  Contribute to the implementation of the New Urban Agenda, as the principle tool to attain housing policies and affordable housing for all.