The 80th session of the Committee on Urban Development, Housing and Land Management of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) is held in Geneva from 1 till 4 October. The delegation of the Russian Federation at the session is headed by the Governor of the Murmansk region Andrey Chibis. Governor presents a country report on the development of cities in extreme climatic conditions.

The UNECE Committee on Urban Development, Housing and Land Management is a platform for the exchange of  the best practices in the areas of housing and urban development. During the session issues of housing sustainability, «smart» cities, land management and land use will be discussed.

Andrey Chibis has been a member of the Bureau of the Committee on Urban Development, Housing and Land Management of the UNECE since December 2015. As a result, Russia actively participates in the work of the Committee and in development of documents during the intersessional period.
Posted by: 01 October 2019
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