Slum Upgrading and Land-Regularization: Successful Urban Development in Mauritania

Resource Library | Author Stephen Giddings | Date 2012

This urban and peri-urban slum-upgrading and land-regularization project highlights the need for flexible, context-specific and multisector programs, especially in countries struggling with political turmoil and other national issues. A strong partnership between the national government and international donors is particularly important when the major funding is coming from outside the country.



Header photo attribution to the World Bank.