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close this bookNational Experiences with Shelter Delivery for the Poorest Groups (HABITAT, 1994, 140 p.)
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View the documentFOREWORD
View the documentList of acronyms
View the documentEXECUTIVE SUMMARY
View the documentINTRODUCTION
close this folderI. SHELTER AND THE POOR
View the documentA. Shelter delivery for the urban poor
View the documentB. Women, poverty and shelter
View the documentC. The GSS and the urban poor
View the documentD. Some terms and concepts
close this folderII. HOUSING THE POOR
View the documentA. The case-study countries
View the documentB. National shelter policies
View the documentC. Housing needs
View the documentD. Shelter delivery
View the documentE. Actors and programmes
View the documentF. Financing shelter
close this folderIII. SUMMARY AND RECOMMENDATIONS
View the documentA. Leaving the poor out
View the documentB. An integrated urban shelter strategy for the poor
View the documentC. Summary of recommendations
View the documentD. Directions for future research
View the documentBIBLIOGRAPHY

List of acronyms

ASHA

Action for Securing Health for All (India)

BIP

Bustee Improvement Programme (India)

BTN

State Savings Bank (Indonesia)

CAPROMOR

Casa Propria para Morelenses (Mexico)

CBO

Community-based organization(s)

CENVI

Centro de la Vivienda y Estudios Urbana (Mexico)

CIDCO

City Industrial Development Corporation (India)

CONAMUP

Coordinaciacional de Movimiento Urbano Popular (Mexico)

COPEVI

Centro Operacional de Vivienda y Poblamiento (Mexico)

EIUS

Environment Improvement and Urban Slums Programme (India)

FICAPRO

Fideicomiso Casa Propria (Mexico)

FONHAPO

Fondo Nacional de Habitaciones Populares (Mexico)

FOVI

Fondo de Operaci Descuento Bancario para la Vivienda(Mexico)

FUSCOVI

Fomento Solidario de la Vivienda (Mexico)

GSS

Global Strategy for Shelter to the Year 2000

HUDCO

Housing Finance and Urban Development Corporation (India)

ILO

International Labour Organisation

IMF

International Monetary Fund

INFONAVIT

Instituto Nacional de Fondo de Vivienda para los Trabajadores(Mexico)

KIP

Kampung Improvement Programme (Indonesia)

LISP

Land and Infrastructure Servicing Programme (India)

NCU

National Commission in Urbanisation (India)

NGO

Non-governmental organization(s)

NHB

National Housing Bank (India)

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

PROFOPEC

Programa de Fraccionamiento Popular de Ecatepec (Mexico)

PPP

Purchasing power parity

RHP

Renovaciabitacional Popular (Mexico)

SEDUE

Secretaria de Desarrollo Urbano y Ecologia (Mexico)

SHHA

Self-help Housing Agency of Town Councils (Botswana)

SIP

Slum Improvement Programme (India)

SPARC

Society for Promotion of Area Resource Centres (India)

SUP

Slum Upgradation Programme (India)

THB

Tanzanian Housing Bank

UCD

Urban Community Development Programme (India)

UNCHS

United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (Habitat)

UNDP

United Nations Development Programme

UNICEF

United Nations Children's Fund

WHO

World Health Organization

YUVA

Youth for Unity and Voluntary Action (India)