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World Bank Urban Aid Programme

Harold B. Dunkerley

World Bank Urban Aid Programme

Where has it been and where is it going? : Text of DPU public lecture held atUniversity College London on 22nd April 1983.

by Harold B. Dunkerley

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Published by Bartlett School of Architecture and Planning, Development Planning Unit in London .
Written in English


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SeriesDocumentation series occassional paper / Bartlett School of Architecture and Planning,Development Planning Unit -- no.4
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Open LibraryOL14871106M

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World Bank Urban Aid Programme by Harold B. Dunkerley Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Globally, over 50% of the population lives in urban areas today. Bythe world's urban population will increase by times to 6 billion. City leaders must move quickly to plan for growth and provide the basic services, infrastructure, and affordable housing their expanding populations need.

The World Bank on Saturday approved a grant of million US dollars to support the Mozambican government's urban development and decentralisation project.

Although the Bank has traditionally lent only a small proportion of its budget for urban purposes, about 4–5%, it is by far the world's largest multilateral aid agency providing two-thirds of global planning aid, the proportion of which is dedicated to cities is set to grow substantially in the next decade as part of the World Bank-UNDP-UNCHS Cited by: The World Bank provides low-interest loans, zero to low-interest credits, and grants to developing countries.

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The objective of STEP is to help FIs better understand sustainable finance, social and environmental risk management and explore sustainability-related business opportunities.The World Bank does not guarantee the accuracy of the data included in this work.

The boundaries, colors, denominations, and other information shown on any map in this work do not imply any judgment on the part of The World Bank concerning the legal status of any territory or the endorsement or acceptance of such boundaries.

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