Mentoring on Upgrading Informal Settlements
The Initiative applies practical experiences from São Paulo housing policies to Durban, as the two cities have been exposed to accelerated urban growth which has led to informal settlements. It also offers lessons for African cities aiming to move from a delivery approach to integrated solutions.
About the initiative
The Brazilian cities of Belo Horizonte, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo host several Metropolis Initiatives actions:29/06/2012News
- Subhathri Moonsammy: Head of Development Planning and Management
- Couglan Pather: Head of Housing
São Paulo Municipality
UCLG – United Cities and Local Governments