Status of initiative: N/a
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.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure


End 2019
Urban housing strategies
End 2019
Design of slum upgrading programmes
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Resources devoted to implementation
Financing (in USD)
180,000,000 USD
Progress reports
Cut off date each year: 2 May
This initiative does not yet fulfil the SMART criteria.
Action Network
Location: Selected cities, regions and national authorities worldwide
Date of completion: 2019-12-31
Operating in countries
Partner connections
Contact information/focal point(s)
Mohamed El-Sioufi,

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