Regional Observatory

Regional urban observatories are important tools for connecting national urban observatories to a group of similar countries (the Arab world, East Asia, sub-Saharan Africa, etc.) through a network of contacts between them. The priorities of its work are focused on capacity building in the national observatories of the countries of the region, and it focuses on urban policies and plans at the regional level, and these observatories will be a focal point for collecting and analyzing indicators and information related to the development of urban policies at the region and the development of related knowledge, in addition to the production of the state of cities report in the region every two years .