WUF9 Highlights

Speakers

WUF9 Sessions

Cities 2030, Cities for all: Implementing the New Urban Agenda

The Ninth Session of the World Urban Forum will be the first session to focus on the implementation of the New Urban Agenda adopted in Habitat III. WUF9 will be instrumental to substantively feed into the inputs for the first report of the implementation of the New Urban Agenda. Read more

Programme at a Glance

Wuf9 Kuala Lumpur

Venue

Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC)

Located at the heart of Kuala Lumpur’s Central Business District, the Kuala Lumpur Convention Center (KLCC) is the city’s most technologically-advanced, purpose-built facility for international, regional and local conferences, tradeshows, exhibitions, entertainment and private functions. Spanning over 29,500 square meters with natural light and park views from its circulation spaces, the facility of five levels encompassing a total of 22,659 square meters of flexible function.

KLCC is one of the components within Petronas’ distinctive Kuala Lumpur city center development. Designed as a unique “city within a city”, the 400,000 square meters development offers a stimulating environment where one can work, live, shop, visit and simply enjoy the distractions of everyday living.

Goals

  • 1

    Raise awareness of sustainable urbanization among stakeholders and constituencies, including the general public

  • 3

    Increase coordination and cooperation between different stakeholders and constituencies for the advancement and implementation of sustainable urbanization

  • 2

    Improve the collective knowledge of sustainable urban development through inclusive open debates, sharing of lessons learned and the exchange of urban solutions and good policies

  • 4

    Platform to incorporate the inputs of multilateral organizations and stakeholders into the reporting of the implementation of the New Urban Agenda