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Housing rights, housing policy, housing strategy
Forced Evictions , Global Crisis, Global Solutions

Forced Evictions , Global Crisis, Global Solutions

This report reviews the status of forced evictions globally through the work of UN-HABITAT, the Advisory Group on Forced Evictions to the Executive Director of UN-HABITAT, and other international actors. More info →
Quick Guide 2: Low-income Housing

Quick Guide 2: Low-income Housing

This Quick Guide 2 describes several ways of addressing low-income housing in African cities at the programme and project level. More info →
Building materials and construction technologies: Annotated UN-Habitat bibliography

Building materials and construction technologies: Annotated UN-Habitat bibliography

Summary of existing UN-HABITAT publications, reports and other documents on building materials and construction technologies. Provides readers with an overview of work undertaken by UN-HABITAT in these fields during the last two decades. Provides a general introduction and summary of each reviewed report, as well as an indication of their availability in printed and/or electronic formats. More info →
Mozambique Urban Sector Profile

Mozambique Urban Sector Profile

The Rapid Urban Sector Profiling for Sustainability (RUSPS) is an accelerated and action-oriented urban assessment of needs and capacity-building gaps at city and national level. More info →
Mali : Profil Urbain De Bandiagara (French)

Mali : Profil Urbain De Bandiagara (French)

La commune urbaine de Bandiagara est le chef-lieu du cercle de Bandiagara dans la région de Mopti. More info →
A Practical Guide for Conducting Housing Profiles – Revised Version

A Practical Guide for Conducting Housing Profiles – Revised Version

A practical guide to conducting comprehensive national housing profiles with a direct objective of understanding the housing sector, while offering evidence-based data to inform policy reform. More info →
Quick Guide 1: Urban Africa – Building with untapped potential

Quick Guide 1: Urban Africa – Building with untapped potential

This Quick Guide proposes a range of policy and action frameworks that can steer urban development in positive directions, using the resources of knowledge and experience that exist within urban communities across Africa. More info →
Report of Colloquium on Contribution of the Co-operative Sector to Housing Development

Report of Colloquium on Contribution of the Co-operative Sector to Housing Development

Summary of the Colloquium deliberations, which were focused around three main objectives, e.g. to stimulate development of the cooperative approach in the housing sector by: a) Facilitating exchange of information and experience regarding the cooperative approach in the housing sector; b) Understanding the challenges and possibilities that exist within the cooperative approach in different countries; and c) Improving co-ordination and collaboration between stakeholders in the cooperative housing sector, to encourage the development of joint activities. The report also contains the full text of the statements and papers presented at the Colloquium. More info →
Profil Urbain National Du Burkina Faso (French)

Profil Urbain National Du Burkina Faso (French)

De 7.964.705 habitants selon le recensement général de la population en 1985, la population du Burkina Faso a atteint 10.312 609 habitants selon le recensement général de la population mené en 1996. More info →
Mali : Profil Urbain De Bamako (French)

Mali : Profil Urbain De Bamako (French)

Bamako est la capitale administrative, politique et économique du Mali. More info →
Guide pratique 8: Les autorités locales , Faire face aux défis urbains d’une manière participative et intégrée – French Language Version

Guide pratique 8: Les autorités locales , Faire face aux défis urbains d’une manière participative et intégrée – French Language Version

Le présent Guide pratique n° 8 donne un bref aperçu des autorités locales en Afrique et des défis (et opportunités) urbains auxquels ils doivent faire face. More info →
La Face Cachée des Villes , Mettre au jour et vaincre les inégalités en santé en milieu urbain – French Language Version

La Face Cachée des Villes , Mettre au jour et vaincre les inégalités en santé en milieu urbain – French Language Version

Le rapport mondial La Face cachée des villes : Mettre au jour et vaincre les inégalités en santé en milieu urbain constitue une composante importante de la stratégie générale de l’OMS et d’ONU-Habitat visant à renforcer les interventions des acteurs de la santé au niveau local, national et mondial en vue de réduire les inégalités en santé dans un monde toujours plus urbanisé. More info →
UN-HABITAT and Kenya Slum Upgrading Programme (KENSUP)

UN-HABITAT and Kenya Slum Upgrading Programme (KENSUP)

Kenya’s cities and towns are centres of industry, education, and culture, hosting 34 percent of the national population and generating over 65 percent of the national GDP. More info →
Profil Urbain De Ouagadougou (French)

Profil Urbain De Ouagadougou (French)

La commune de Ouagadougou se situe au centre du Burkina Faso dont elle est la capitale. More info →
Niger: Profil Urbain De Mirriah (French)

Niger: Profil Urbain De Mirriah (French)

Le territoire de la commune de Mirriah est une partie intégrante des espaces constitutifs de la région de Zinder. More info →
Quick Guides for Policy Makers 3; LAND: A crucial element in housing the urban poor

Quick Guides for Policy Makers 3; LAND: A crucial element in housing the urban poor

This Quick Guide examines how formal and informal land markets in Asian cities work, how they have succeeded or failed to make decent, secure, affordable land accessible to the urban poor and how community organizations, support institutions and government agencies are finding innovative ways to improve the poor's access to land for their housing. More info →
Guide pratique 7: Le logement locatif , Une option très négligée dans le cas des pauvres – French Version Language
Securing Land Rights for Indigenous Peoples in Cities

Securing Land Rights for Indigenous Peoples in Cities

This Policy Guide provides policy-makers with the necessary knowledge about the challenges and rights of Indigenous peoples in relation to land and property in the urban context. More info →
Housing Finance Manual for Developing Countries – Part 2

Housing Finance Manual for Developing Countries – Part 2

The shortage of finance for housing has long been recognized as one of the obstacles to the provision of housing for low-income households. More info →
Profil Urbain National Du Senegal (French)

Profil Urbain National Du Senegal (French)

Le Sénégal est situé entre 12° et 16 °30 de latitude nord et 11°30 et 17°30 de longitude ouest, sur une superficie de 196 712 km², à l’avancée la plus occidentale du continent africain dans l’océan Atlantique, au confluent de l’Europe, de l’Afrique et des Amériques, et à un carrefour de grandes routes maritimes et aériennes. More info →
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