<strong>UN-Habitat in Mali</strong>
<strong>Country Information </strong>

Total Value of UN-HABITAT Investments in Kenya: US$434,347

Total Number of UN-HABITAT Projects in Kenya: 2  projects

Capital:  Bamako

Major Cities: Mali is divided into eight regions and one district.Each region has a governor.Since Mali's regions are very large, the country is subdivided into 49 cercles and 703 communes.

Population
14.85 million

2012

GDP per Capita
$10.31 billion

2012

GDP growth
-1.20%

2012

Urban population
36%

2012

Population growth rate (average annual %)
3.0%

2012

Urban population growth rate (average annual %)
4.80%

2012

Rural population growth rate (average annual %)
2.0%

2012

source: World bank report 2012

 

In formulating a national programme on slum improvement and prevention, UN-HABITAT worked the Malian Municipalities of Bamako, Kayes, Kita, Ségou, Nioro, Koulikoro, Dïolo, Sikasso, Kadiolo, Mopti, Douentza, Goundam, Diré, Gao, Ansongo, Kidal & Tessalit.

Donors: The Donors that funded activities in Mali between 2008 to 2013 were Tillvaxtverket, the Swedish Agency for Economic & Regional Growth, and Cities Alliance.

Implementing Partners: UN-HABITAT has worked with Centre Régional pour l'Eau Potable et l'Assainissement à faible coût (CREPA) Mali, Direction Nationale D’Hyraulique (DHN) Mali of the University of Bamako, L’Association des Municipalités du Mali (AMM), L’Agence Nationale d’Investissements de Collectivités Territoriales (ANICT), AGETIP-Mali, CTAC Sarl amongst others.

Projects

Project Title
Project Objective
Branch

Formulation of a City without Slum programme for Mali
Formulating a national programme on slum improvement and prevention
Housing and slum upgrading

Water and Sanitation Trust Fund - Contribution from Tillvaxtverket ( Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth)
Technology transfer for access to safe water in a changing climate – demonstrating solar water pasteurization in the urban African context
Urban Basic Services