Welcome to Future Saudi Cities

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is witnessing a rapidly growing urbanization due to demographic, social and economic growth in the country that resulted in an increase in the number of cities to reach 285 Cities in the year 2014!

In response to the urban challenges that arose from the rapid growth, and supporting to the Urban Strategy of the Kingdom to achieve balanced development, a Royal Decree has been issued for the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs, in cooperation with United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UNHabitat) to implement the “Future Saudi Cities” Program in order to achieve sustainable urbanization for the Kingdom.

The Future Saudi Cities Program scheduled objectives, results and deliverables are fully aligned with the 2030 Saudi Arabia’s vision, as well the Ministry’s Municipal Transformation Program.

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Jul 06
2017
Statement by H.E. Abdullatif Al-Alshaikh, Minister of Municipalities and Rural Affairs of Saudi Arabia at the 2nd Ple ...
Jul 06
2017
Saudi Gazette report UNITED NATIONS — “A Day in Riyadh” — a series of workshops that feature an interactive d ...
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Upcoming Events

2nd Saudi Urban Forum 2018

The Forum will provide a framework for all professionals, decision-makers ..

The Ninth Session of the World Urban Forum

The Ninth Session of the World Urban Forum will be the first session to fo..