[community] Apply_The Dubai International Award For Best Practice
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The Dubai International Award For Best Practice
*21 years of recognizing excellence in urban best practice*
The Dubai Municipality and UN-Habitat present the Dubai International Award
for Best Practices to Improve the Living Environment.
The 2017 Award comes at a critical time; with the New Urban Agenda being
signed in October last year, this is a distinct opportunity to show case
the most effective interventions for improving the lives of urban residents
around the globe.
In line with Sustainable Development Goal 11 – to make cities and
communities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable – the Best Practice
Award recognizes significant contributions which:
- Have a demonstrable and tangible impact on improving people’s quality
- Are the result of effective partnerships between the public, private
and civic sectors of society;
- Are socially, culturally, economically and environmentally sustainable.
In addition, the award reflects the policy and commitment of the Dubai
Government and the United Arab Emirates towards the sustainable development
of human settlements and the protection of the environment.
Working closely with UN-Habitat, the award represents the importance of
strong and coherent partnerships in implementing the New Urban Agenda and
SDG 11, and delivering socially, economically and environmentally
sustainable cities for all.
The award is open to all sectors: national and regional governments; local
authorities and their associations; non-governmental organizations;
multilateral agencies; community based organizations; research and academic
institutions; public and private foundations; media entities and
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*Mohsen Mahjoobnia, *Accessible Home Consultant
MDes, Inclusive Design, OCAD University
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