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Presentation of the World Habitat Awards, 2003

Publication Date :: 2003

A commemorative booklet of the global celebrations of World Habitat Day 2003 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, including detailed descriptions of the World Habitat Award winning projects in India and the United States of America.

The global celebration of World Habitat Day 2003 took place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where the theme for the day was Water and Sanitation for Cities. The commemorative report includes:

  • World Habitat Day Message from Mr Kofi Annan, Secretary-General, United Nations.
  • Water and Sanitation for Cities – Mrs Anna Tibaijuka, Under Secretary-General, United Nations and Executive Director, United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT).
  • A summary of the 2003 World Habitat Award winning projects: the Rural Health and Environment Programme in Orissa, India and the Prince George in New York, USA.


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Author:: Diane Diacon, BSHF (Ed.)
Silvia Guimarães, BSHF (Ed.)