Dr. Quang Nguyen, Habitat Programme Manager, UN-Habitat Vietnam

Dr. Nguyen Quang joined the United Nations Human Settlements Development Programme (UN-Habitat) in mid-2005 and was appointed as the UN-Habitat Programme Manager in Viet Nam in July 2007.

Being an architect and urban planner and manager, he has more than 30-years’ experience working on practical projects research and implementation in different areas of the urban/rural planning and management, infrastructure development, low income housing, environmental and heritage conservation, multi-sector investment planning, poverty reduction and local economic development.

During World Urban Forum 7 in April 2014 (Medellin, Colombia), he was awarded with the certificate of IHS Alumni International Urban Professional Award 2014 for his excellency and leadership in Urban Management and Development.