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UN-Habitat projects in Benin
Participatory Slum Upgrading Programme
The Participatory Slum Upgrading Programme is being implemented with a focus on the development of strategies for slum upgrading. The programme also aims at improving the institutional coordination and instituional responsibilities, and identifying the role of key ministries, NGO, the private sector, and the donors in the strategies for slum upgrading, particularly, in the three cities of Cotonou, Abomey and Tchaourou.
- Implementation Phase: Phase I
- Duration: September 2014 – August 2015
- Value: US$40,000
- Donor: European Commission and, the Africa, Caribbean and Pacific Secretariat
- Implementing Partners: UN-Habitat and the Ministry of Urban Planning, Housing and Sanitation
- Profile cities/ location: Cotonou, Abomey and Tchaourou