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Private-public partnership, the compact city, and social housing: best practice for whom?

The Casa Propia programme of the Buenos Aires City Government is an innovative case of public-private financing of social housing. It aims to encourage investors to build housing on private land for sale to low-income buyers receiving `soft' credits from ...

Abstract - admin - 2009-09-30 18:07

Thirsty Planet: Strategies for Sustainable Water Management

Author:  Hunt, Constance Elizabeth Publisher:  London: Zed Books, 2003, ISBN: 1 ...

Book review - admin - 2009-10-18 20:49

City, Class and Trade: Social and Economic Change in the Third World

Author:  Harris, Nigel Issue:  Volume 1, Numbe ...

Book review - admin - 2009-12-22 08:30

Designing food security projects: Kapchorwa and Bukwo, Uganda

Food security is a key aspect of human development. The present article explores the shortcomings of agricultural interventions in two districts in eastern Uganda. Our study shows that these interventions have achieved only minor successes in relieving ...

Abstract - dwardle - 2012-05-15 10:11