All posts tagged "land"
Mass housing requires mass housing finance – Marja Hoek Smit, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
In this lecture Marja Hoek Smit argues that housing finance is critical to solve the housing problem, increasing, as it does, the number of households that can afford to acquire a house in the formal market, which...
- Posted December 3, 2015
Improving Women’s Access to Land in Eastern DRC: Challenges and Emerging Opportunities
UN Habitat has been working in the eastern DRC since 2009, and the purpose of this study is to help better understand and integrate gender issues into existing programming, and to guide future activities to improve and...
- Posted September 9, 2015
Bamboo – a versatile building material for Kenya?
Nairobi, 6 May 2015 – The International Network for Bamboo and Rattan (INBAR), a founding member of the UN-Habitat-coordinated Global Network for Sustainable Housing, together with the Ministry of the Environment, the Kenya Forestry Research Institute (KEFRI)...
- Posted May 7, 2015