Global Forum on Human Settlements
Global Forum on Human Settlements (GFHS) is a global non-profit organization in the Special Consultative Status with ECOSOC, and is committed to promoting sustainable cities and human settlements for all. Former Under-Secretary-General and High Representative of the UN Ambassador Anwarul K. Chowdhury serves as the Chairman of GFHS.
Our sustained climate actions include:
- Holding the annual global forum on human settlements and relevant capacity-building events to support local governments and players in achieving inclusive, healthy, resilient, and carbon-neutral cities.
- Implementing “International Green Model City (IGMC)” initiative and standards to create global pilot demonstration areas of carbon neutrality.
- Promoting sustainable development innovations and practices to scale up solutions for a sustainability transition.
- Enhancing cooperation at the local, regional and global levels to accelerate transformation and actions towards sustainable cities and human settlements.
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