woking group about Megacities planning

Source of Action
World Urban Forum
2022 - 2022
Last Updated
27 March 2023


Working group to produce recommendations for planning of megacities (commons issues, tools, methods....)

Outcomes and Impacts

Increased and secure access to land and adequate and affordable housing, Effective settlements growth and regeneration, Improved spatial connectivity and productivity of cities and regions, Reduced greenhouse emissions and improved air quality, Improved resource efficiency and protection of ecological assets

Level of Activity

Professional Associations

Lead Entity

Metropolitan and Territorial Planing Agencies global network

Key Dates

Start year: 7/1/2022

Sustainable Development Goals

Goal 11 - Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable

Goal 17 - Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development