Information for 7008IIED
Funding Community Level Initiatives
Journal article, 190 pages
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Includes case studies of funding initiatives by local groups in Bombay, Karachi, Mexico City, San José and South Africa with overviews of funding systems for community development and for shelter improvements. Also, a description of the work of the Cooperative Housing Foundation in Central America and of the Settlements Information Network Africa and a paper on environmental problems in the river Magdalena (Colombia) by Gabriel Garcia Marquez.