United NationsDepartment of Economic and Social Affairs Sustainable Development

Third Preparatory Committee of the Habitat III Conference

Jakarta, Indonesia

Background

The Habitat III Conference welcomes the participation and contributions of all Member States and relevant stakeholders, including parliamentarians, civil society organizations, regional and local government and municipality representatives, professionals and researchers, academia, foundations, women and youth groups, trade unions, and the private sector, as well as organizations of the United Nations system and intergovernmental organizations.

Together Towards Habitat III embraces all contributions on the path to the final outcome of the Conference.