Development cooperation , 15.06.2015

INT/Finland's annual payment to the UN Human Settlements Programme


UN Habitat's mission is to promote socially and environmentally sustainable human settlements development and the achievement of adequate shelter for all. Finland supports UN Habitat in the carrying out its mandate and especially its normative functions. A key objective of Habitat's activities has been the attaintment of the MDG concerning slums. UN Habitat's mandate will be renewed and updated in the Habitat III conference to be organized in 2016. The programme also has close links with the post-2015 agenda especially in relation to the goal 11. The importance of the UN Habitat continues to increase as urbanization continues as a global phenomena. Finland's support to UN Habitat in 2015 will be 470 000 euros.

Funding decision  15.06.2015

470 000 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Aid to environment
  • Participatory development/Good governance

Field of activity

  • Housing policy and administrative management 50%
  • Urban development and management 50%

Funding channel

YK:n asuinyhdyskuntaohjelma



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