The Resource Funding community initiatives : the role of NGOs and other intermediary institutions in supporting low income groups and their community organizations in improving housing and living conditions in the Third World, Silvina Arrossi [and others], (electronic resource)

Funding community initiatives : the role of NGOs and other intermediary institutions in supporting low income groups and their community organizations in improving housing and living conditions in the Third World, Silvina Arrossi [and others], (electronic resource)

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Funding community initiatives : the role of NGOs and other intermediary institutions in supporting low income groups and their community organizations in improving housing and living conditions in the Third World
Title
Funding community initiatives
Title remainder
the role of NGOs and other intermediary institutions in supporting low income groups and their community organizations in improving housing and living conditions in the Third World
Statement of responsibility
Silvina Arrossi [and others]
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Despite four decades of development planning, at least one third of the urban population of Africa, Asia and Latin America remains poor. Over 600 million live in 'life and health threatening' homes and neighbourhoods because of poor housing and inadequate or no piped water, sanitation and health care. But even as the shortcomings of government and development programmes become more apparent, so do the untapped abilities of low-income groups and their community organizations to develop their own solutions. This book analyses the conditions necessary for successful community initiatives and inclu
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
307.140681
Index
index present
LC call number
HN49.C6
LC item number
F863 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Funding community initiatives : the role of NGOs and other intermediary institutions in supporting low income groups and their community organizations in improving housing and living conditions in the Third World, Silvina Arrossi [and others], (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1994
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of illustrations; About the authors; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I: Overview; 1. The need for investment; Introduction; Water; Sanitation; Garbage; Meeting the scale of need; The role of research -- rethinking public and private roles within the city; Costs and investments; 2. The failure of the conventional model -- public and private; Introduction; Characteristics of housing investment; Characteristics of housing-related basic services and infrastructure investment; Central government; Local government
  • 13. Kenya Rural Enterprise Programme14. Koperasi Kredit Borromeus, Indonesia; 15. Local Initiative Facility for the Urban Environment, UNDP; 16. Microfund, Philippines; 17. Research and Applications for Alternative Financing for Development (RAFAD); 18. Uvagram Foundation, Sri Lanka; Bibliography; Index
  • 3. Catholic Social Services, Pakistan4. Comunidad Urbana Autogestionaria de Villa El Salvador (CUA VES), Peru; 5. Cooperativa de Vivienda Consume La Esperanza, Buenos Aires, Argentina; 6. Cooperative Housing in Ethiopia; 7. Equipo de Vivienda y Gestión Local (EVGL), Chile; 8. Fondo National de Habitaciones Populares (FONHAPO), Mexico; 9. Fundación Carvajal, Colombia; 10. Fundación Promotora de Vivienda (FUPROVI), Costa Rica; 11. Fundación Salvadorena de Desarrollo y Vivienda Minima (FUNDASAL), El Salvador; 12. Fundación Vivienda y Comunidad (FVC), Argentina
  • Additional measures and supportSavings as a component of credit programmes; Risk and repayment; Women; Conclusions; 5. Conclusions; Introduction; Reinforcement of community organizations; Work within communities; Community participation; Scale of the projects; The coordination and participation of different groups; Internal financing system of projects; Efficiency and effectiveness in undertaking projects; 6. Notes and references; Part II: Case studies; 1. Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC), Bangladesh; 2. Barrio San Jorge, IIED-América Latina, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • The private sectorDevelopment assistance; Conclusion -- drawing on additional resources; 3. The role of NGOs in community development; The work of community organizations; The growth of non-governmental organizations; Defining non-governmental organizations; NGO-state relations; Distinguishing CBOs from NGOs; The work of NGOs in Third World housing and basic infrastructure and services; Analysis of case studies; 4. Innovative credit schemes; Introduction; The relationship of credit schemes to other formal and informal loan institutions; Subsidies and loan finance; Conditionality
Control code
ocn884549131
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unknown
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1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306973830
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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.b34845628
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)884549131
  • ebl1134166621

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