Peter Götz commits to sustainable urban development at a conference of the United Nations
At the invitation of the Executive Director of UN-Habitat, Dr. Joan Clos, Peter Götz MP took part in the 24th Governing Council of the United Nations (UN-Habitat), in Nairobi, in his capacity as President of the Global Parliamentarians on Habitat (GPH).
Götz prepares conference in Asia
On the occasion of a visit of the delegation of the Committee on Transport, Building and Urban Development to Asia, Peter Götz MP, President of the Global Parliamentarians on Habitat (GPH), met with Ronald Kiandee, Vice-President of the Parliament of Malaysia and President of the Asian Council of the Global Parliamentarians on Habitat, on 4 October 2012 to discuss the next steps of cooperation.
World Urban Forum VI
The World Urban Forum VI took place from 1 to 7 September 2012 in Naples, Italy. The theme of this year’s World Urban Forum is “The Urban Future”. At the opening ceremony of the World Urban Campaign on 3 September 2012, Peter Götz, Member of the German Parliament and President of the Global Parliamentarians on Habitat (GPH), presented the “Manifesto for Cities”.
World Habitat Day, 3 October 2011, Aguascalientes, Mexico
This year, World Habitat Day was celebrated by the United Nations on 3 October 2011 in Aguascalientes, Mexico, under the theme “Cities and Climate Change”. This day is meant to inspire us to reflect on our communities and cities and the right of everyone to adequate shelter.
7th Global Forum, 18 to 20 May, Zadar, Croatia
In 2011, Peter Götz MP, President of the Global Parliamentarians on Habitat, invited parliamentarians from around the world to discuss current challenges in the field of sustainable urban development and to develop solutions.
Video: Peter Götz zum 7. Weltforum der Global Parliamentarians on Habitat in Zadar, Kroatien
Auch 2011 werden Parlamentarier aus aller Welt zusammenkommen um über aktuelle Herausforderung im Bereich der nachhaltigen Stadtentwicklung zu beraten und um Lösungen zu entwickeln. Gastgeber der Konferenz sind die Stadt Zadar und das kroatische Parlament.
Götz receives Croatian Mayor in Berlin
On 11 February 2011 Peter Götz received the mayor of the Croatian city of Zadar, Mr. Drazen Grgurovic, in his office in Berlin. At the meeting, preparations for the 7th Global Forum of the Global Parliamentarians on Habitat, which will take place from 18 to 20 May 2011 in the city of Zadar, were made …
Political Talks in Bucharest (Romania)
Peter Götz travelled to Bucharest (Romania) for political talks on 2 and 3 February 2011. In his function as World President of the Global Parliamentarians on Habitat, he had a meeting, amongst others, with the President of the European Council of this international organization of parliamentarians, Minister Constantin Igas (Romania) and the Vice-President of the …