Series consists of files transferred directly from the Division for Human Settlements and the Socio-Cultural Environment (SHS/ENV) and its successor the Division of Population and Human Settlements (SHS/POP). Files cover programme activities on rural and urban habitat, reconstruction, quality of life and human ecology. Activities include missions, training programmes and division contributions to conferences such as the 1982 World Conference on Cultural Policies (Mondiacult). Files contain general correspondence, internal memoranda and final documents. They are in no particular order.
English transcription: Encampment of nomads of the Danakil tribe in the Goudah Mountains. (The tents are made of palm fibre matting). French transcription: Campement de Nomades Danakil dans les Monts Goudah. (Tente faite de nattes en fibres de Palmier doum). Description: Four people, members of the Danakil Tribe are in front of a tent made of palm fibers in a somewhat grassy area. Location: Somaliland Goudah Mountains.
English transcription: Desert scene. Description: In a mountainous desert, a wide-spread encampment of and for passing nomads. In the foreground, a family with three camels and their belongings on the ground (except for the saddle blankets of the camels). All are seated except for one man.
English transcription: Arid zones - interior of a Berber home in the Anti-Atlas. French transcription: Zones arides - scène à l'intérieur d'une maison berbère de l'Anti-Atlas. Description: Two women in a room with stone walls. One of them is kneeling in front of a dish kneading dough. Location: Goulimine.
English transcription: Regional Fundamental Education Centre for Latin America, C.R.E.F.A.L., founded by UNESCO. Shown here is a village house constructed with the advice and assistance of UNESCO experts. French transcription: Centre régional d'éducation de base pour l'Amérique latine (C.R.E.F.A.L.) créé par l'UNESCO. Ici, une maison paysanne construite sur les conseils d'experts de l'UNESCO. Description: Un jeune enfant, en pantalon et chemise, pose devant une maison paysanne de type moderne. De grandes fenêtres ornent la façade de la maison.