INTRODUCTION OF POCAA AND NHA-WORLD BANK-BRAC UNIVERSITY COMMUNITY-LED HOUSING ACTIVITIES IN BANGLADESH.
Platform of Community Artisans and Architects (POCAA) is a group of people in Bangladesh that aims to create a platform for community-led architecture. POCAA is active with different communities through community mapping as a tool. It is linked with Community Architects Network (CAN)
since its inception.
Currently few Community Architects of POCAA are working in Pro-poor Slum Integration Project (PPSIP), a joint effort mainly by World Bank, National Housing Authority (NHA) and BRAC University. The objective of this project is to develop city-wide housing process with/by/for the low-income communitie.
From a link on the CAN website
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2007 URBAN POOR HOUSING IN BANGLADESH AND POTENTIAL ROLE OF ACHR