Expert Group Meeting (EGM) on “Regional Perspectives on a Transformative Urban Agenda for Asia and the Pacific”, 9-10 July 2015, Bangkok, Thailand

The Environment and Development Division, ESCAP, is hosting an expert group meeting on "Regional Perspectives on a Transformative Urban Agenda for Asia and the Pacific" that will bring together stakeholders and representatives from government agencies, civil society organizations, international and regional organizations, and academia, to prepare for the upcoming sixth Asia Pacific Urban Forum (APUF-6) which is to be held in Jakarta, Indonesia, 19-21 October 2015, back to back with the High-level Meeting as regional input to the Third United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III), to be held in Quito in 2016. The EGM will serve as an opportunity to articulate and shape regional perspectives on a new urban agenda that will feed into Habitat III preparations.