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Friday, October 14, 2016

United Nations Habitat III summit and Quito, Ecuador. October 2016.

WHAT: Habitat III is the Third United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development, to take place in 2016 in Quito, Ecuador. World leaders will again meet to review the global urban agenda as well as the mandate, structure and further strengthening of UN-Habitat as it enters its fifth decade.
https://habitat3.org/
http://www.rumboahabitat3.ec/en/
WHERE:  Quito - Ecuador
WHEN: 17 - 20 October 2016

The Casa de la Cultura, headquarters of Habitat III, becomes UN territory.
http://www.elcomercio.com/tendencias/alrededores-casadelacultura-habitatiii-territorio-onu.html
Since 8p.m. this Wednesday, October 14, 2016, the perimeter bordering the Casa de la Cultura Ecuatoriana became territory of the UN due to the Habitat III Summit, which will take place from the 15th to the 20th of October.
...Avenue. 6 de Diciembre, between the stretch from av. Patria and the Tarqui Street, will be closed in both directions from the mentioned time. The closing is conducted as part of the event security plan.

Centro Historico is prepared
http://www.elcomercio.com/tendencias/mapping-centrohistorico-fiestadelaluz-quito-habitatiii.html
In Centro Historico, three Ecuadorian artists and four artists from France mounted pieces that are managed with technology through computers and light intervals. 
Source: El Comercio


From 17 to 20 of October classes will be suspended at 14 campuses of Quito 
http://www.elcomercio.com/tendencias/suspension-clases-colegios-quito-habitat.html

During the day Centro Historico Quito is full of people and activity, after 6 p.m. it's shut down for the night, except La Ronda on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. However due to Habitat III ,12 restaurants in Centro Historico will extend their hours until midnight.
http://www.elcomercio.com/tendencias/restaurantes-centrohistorico-horarios-atencion-habitatiii.html


2 bedroom, 1 bath, totally remodeled
Centro Historico furnished apartment for rent.
Anti-noise windows in both bedrooms
For booking, pictures and more info
http://quitorental.blogspot.com/