Support to the preparation of Local Agendas 21 in Senegal
The project supports the cities of Saint Louis, Matam, Guedawaye and Tivaoune to develop and implement Local Agendas 21 and the city of Louga to consolidate its Local Agenda 21, which was developed with support from a previous project. Local teams are located within Municipal Councils and comprise a Local Coordinator, a Municipal focal point and a Technical Assistant.
Location:Saint Louis, Louga, Matam, Guedawaye and Tivaoune
- Regional Office for Arab States
Partner: Government of Senegal, Municipal Councils of Saint Louis, Louga, Matam, Guedawaye and Tivaoune, Institut Africain de Gestion Urbaine (IAGU -African Institute of Urban Management), Association des Maires du Senegal, UN-HABITAT
Donor: Governments of Belgium
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Islamic Development Bank support for UN-Habitat programmes
Holy Makkah, Saudi Arabia - 02/02/2012

The President of Islamic Development Bank in Jeddah, Ahmed Al-Madani, last week announced the Bank's interest in supporting UN-Habitat's Participatory Slum Upgrading Programme and the Palestine Housing Programme. FRENCH

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  Total Population: 10m
  Urban population: 48%
  Slum to urban population: 76%
  Annual population growth rates:
  Urban: 4%
  Slum: 4%
(2001 estimates)
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Slum Indicators
% urban population with access to:
  Safe Water Source: 92%
  Improved sanitation: 37%
  Sufficient Living area: 72%
  Durable Housing: 93%
(2001 estimates)

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