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Title Approaches to urban slums : a multimedia sourcebook on adaptive and proactive strategies / edited by Barjor Mehta & Arish Dastur ; multimedia by Steffen Janus
Published Washington, DC : World Bank, [2008]
©2008
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Description 1 online resource (59 pages) : color illustrations
Series WBI learning resources series
WBI learning resources series.
Summary Annotation This multimedia sourcebook on CD-ROM synthesizes an extensive body of knowledge and experience in managing urban slums accumulated over the last 30 years. The key lessons learned and their implications for future work serve as a useful tool for capacity building and knowledge sharing for policy makers, practitioners, planning institutions, community groups, NGOs, and university students. Approaches to Urban Slums includes 14 audiovisual presentations (photographs, illustrations, maps, graphic animations, and aerial imagery, along with voice-over narration) and 18 video interviews
Credits At foot of tp: World Bank Institute, Cities Alliance, United Nations Human Settlements Programme
Notes Print version record
Subject Slums -- Developing countries.
Urban poor -- Housing -- Developing countries.
Form Electronic book
Author Dastur, Arish.
Janus, Steffen.
Mehta, Barjor.
ISBN 0821373544 (paperback)
0821373552 (electronic bk.)
9780821373545 (paperback)
9780821373552 (electronic bk.)