Nepal Urban Forum
Nepal Urban Forum (NUF) is a national conference on Nepal’s urbanization to be organized and convened by the Green Institute, in coordination with several other urban stakeholders. The Forum will be one of the most open gatherings in Nepal at national level for exchanging knowledge, information, ideas, views and experiences on urban issues.
NUF is going to be organized in Nepal with the inspiration, knowledge and reference of World Urban Forum (WUF), being organized and convened by the UN-Habitat.
The Nepal Urban Forum has the following objectives:
- Bring all the stakeholders together for joint-action for better and sustainable cities
- Raise awareness of sustainable urbanization among stakeholders and the general public;
- Improve the knowledge of sustainable urban development through open discourse, sharing of lessons learned and the exchange of best practices and good policies;
- Increase coordination and cooperation between different stakeholders and constituencies for the advancement and implementation of sustainable urbanization; and
- Promote urban discourse at national level for policy reform
The first session of the Nepal Urban Forum (NUF1) is taking place in Kathmandu, Nepal. The date and venue is going to be fixed soon.