The Challenges of Urbanisation

2016 Advancing Development Goals International Contest for students

The 2016 edition of the contest was on the challenges of urbanisation. The three teams selected publicly defended their projects on 15 November in front of a jury chaired by Ambassador Jenö Staehelin and composed of Maria Luisa Silva, Eran Ben-Joseph, Svetozar Rajak and Renard Teipelke. Aisa Kirabo Kacyira, Deputy Executive Director and Assistant Secretary-General for UN-Habitat, and Ambassador Jenö Staehelin presented the prizes to the teams:

First prize

MINGA – Collective Waste Management



Second Prize

CityProgress: Web Portal for Active Data Sharing, Dissemination and Analysis for Disaster Risk Reduction



Third Prize

The Micro Farm Network - Applying a Nexus Approach to Food Security in Kibera



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