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THE STATE OF THE WORLD'S CITIES REPORT 2001

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Cover Page

Foreword,by the Secretary-General of the United Nations Mr. Kofi Annan
Acknowledgements
Introduction by the Executive Director of Habitat Mrs. Anna Kajumulo ..Tibaijuka
Summary of the Report
Book Review
 
A world of cities Urban environment
A world of light and dark Chapeau
An urbanized world Consumption
Africa Reducing the city's footprint
Arab States Pollution
Asia and the Pacific Waste
Highly Industrialized Food
Latin America and the Caribbean Heritage conservation
Economies in Transition Disasters
Globalization, cities and the urban poor Urban economy
A tale of two cities Chapeau
Urban shelter Economic base
Chapeau Livelihood
Housing Urban-rural linkages
Security of tenure Urban governance
Women's property rights Chapeau
Land The role of government
Housing finance Planning
Basic services Finance
Transport Information
Urban society Leadership
Chapeau Women in local leadership
Social capital Corruption
Spatial segregation Key messages
Education Epilogue - on evidence
Health Urban indicators
Security The city development index
Gender equity and equality Best practices
Glossary
Endnotes

 

 

 
2001 UNCHS