• Submitted by: United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT)
  • Topic: Sustainable cities and human settlements
  • Keywords: Housing, slums, upgrading
  • Location: Selected cities, regions and national authorities worldwide
  • Date of completion: 2019-12-31
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Deliverables & Resources
Increased access to adequate urban housing and improved standards of living in slums



Description/achievement of initiative

City, regional and national authorities will have implemented policies for increasing access to adequate housing and improving the standard of living in existing slums.

Implementation methodologies

Partner cities and regional and national authorities will implement improved urban housing policies and programmes with the collaboration of UNHCHR, World Bank, Region Commissions, local government authorities, CSOs and the private sector.

Deliverable Date
Design of slum upgrading programmes End 2019
Urban housing strategies End 2019
Type Details
Financing (in USD) $180,000,000
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