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Urban Development Initiative (UrDI) For the Canaan Area of Port-Au-Prince, Strategic Development Framework, 2016, UCLBP

In the series of charrettes and meetings that have been held in accordance with the Urban Development Initiative (UrDI), the vision for the northern area of Port-au-Prince has been widely debated and discussed. This process has brought together the different future perspectives and aspirations for the area from both decision makers and the affected populations. Different perspectives from the National Government, municipalities, professionals engaged in urban planning, private sector actors, academics, community groups and residents were gathered and post discussion a joint vision was deduced.

As a result of urban interventions, presentations, workshops and comments by the different stakeholders, the plan encompasses a wide variety of visions reflecting local challenges and the diverse population already inhabiting the area.