An important day

The 1st October is UN World Habitat Day. A day to focus on strengthening Urban Communities. This from the UN Secretary-General

Half the world’s people now live in towns and cities. In little more than a generation, two-thirds of the global population will be urban. As the proportion of humanity living in the urban environment grows, so too does the need to strengthen the urban focus of our efforts to reduce global poverty and promote sustainable development.

More here: http://www.unhabitat.org/categories.asp?catid=700

Did anyone plan any events? We’ll have to get onto it next year…

Also, it’s Follow a library day on twitter. Check out has tag #followalibrary for all the action and find and follow your library!

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