Increasing investment in housing infrastructure
Synonyms: Providing residential infrastructure
Context: In most circumstances, conventional low-cost infrastructure programmes are provided by the public sector and thus exposed to severe financial constraints.
Implementation: To foster this strategy at a national level the World Bank recommends the following. Do: coordinate land development; emphasize cost recovery; base provision on demand; improve slum infrastructure. Don't: Allow bias against infrastructure investment; use environmental concerns as reason for slum clearance.
Subjects: Housing, tenantsInvestmentUtilities
Type Classification: G: Very Specific strategies