World Urban Youth Forum

More than 500 youth activists from over 50 countries world-wide, gathered for the opening of the UN-HABITAT World Urban Youth Forum.

The two-day conference, hosted by the Nanjing Municipal Committee of the Chinese Communist Party Youth League, is third biennial session of its kind, and takes place traditionally on the eve of the World Urban Forum. This year, youth delegates discussed theme, "Harmonious Urbanization: The Challenge of Balanced Territorial Development."