LIFTcities is a not for profit consulting firm, bringing together parties to work jointly on inclusive urban development and eradication of slum poverty. LIFT cities mobilises and intertwines needed local knowledge and social and technical expertise. We concentrate on rapidly urbanising areas in large and medium sized cities.
News LIFTcities speaks at ‘Transform your World’, December 8, 12:30. Transform your World aims to come with a plan for joint action on national SDG priorities and to create solution partnerships of SDG Charter partners by the end of the day.
LIFTcities leads“Perspective in the Region” – Solution Partnership Session on SDGs 16, 8, 4, about the challenge of socio-economic integration of Syrian refugees in Turkey, Lebanon and Jordan. LIFTcities will introduce our Istanbul pilot project in one of Istanbul’s refugee-dense neighborhoods, where education, jobs and social cohesion are needed. We aim for the formulation of a Framework for Joint Action.
Ruta de la Experiencia well appreciated! LIFTcities guided Top level UN officials Peter Thomson (President of the UN General Assembly), Joan Clos (Executive Director UN Habitat and Secretary General UN Habitat3) and the Mayor of Quito Mauricio Rodas around in the Ruta de la Experiencia, our Habitat III project in Quito. Read more.