Remy Sietchiping

Remy Sietchiping

Leader - Regional and Metropolitan Planning Unit at UN-Habitat

Remy Sietchiping leads the Regional and Metropolitan Planning Unit at UN-Habitat. He oversees the development of strategic programmes of the UN-Habitat including National Urban Policy, urban rural linkages, metropolitan development and the International Guidelines on Urban and Territorial Planning. Prior to this, Dr. Sietchiping was Project Leader of the Global Land Tool Network where he coordinated work on tool development processes particularly on access to land and tenure security, land management and planning, land information, land policy and legislation and land-based financing. He has over 20 years working experience in the UN systems, academia, private sector, public sector and NGOs in Australia, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Jamaica and worldwide. Dr. Sietchiping has over 40 publications including books, peer-reviewed articles, papers in proceedings and reports. He speaks French and English. He holds a Ph.D in Geography from the University of Melbourne, Australia