Videos

Urban Poverty and Slum Improvement

Duration: 7:37 24 Jun 2013

International Policy Workshop on Urban Poverty and Inclusive Cities

Om Prakash Mathur, National Institute of Urban Affairs, New Delhi, explains why poverty problems in urban areas are more complex than in rural areas, and how investment in slum improvement can be a win-win strategy for people in slums and for investors.

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