Academic Articles
2 Land for housing the poor - by the poor: experiences from the Baan Mankong nationwide slum upgrading programme in Thailand - Oct 2009
This article, by Somsook Boonyabancha, was published in the October 2009 issue of IIED's Environment & Urbanization Journal. The articles in this issue of the E&U Journal were devoted to "Securing land for housing and urban development."
3 The Urban Poor Development Fund in Cambodia - Oct 2009
This article, by Somsak Phonphakdee, Sok Visal and Gabriela Sauter, was published in the October 2009 issue of IIED's Environment & Urbanization Journal, which contained articles focused on the theme of "Securing land for housing and urban development." The article describes the work of the Urban Poor Development Fund (UPDF) to build and support a community-driven development movement in Phnom Penh and other cities around Cambodia, since it was founded in 1994.
Lessons from the CLAFNET Fund in Sri Lanka - May 2008
This paper describes the work of the CLAFNET Fund (which was earlier called CLAPNET) in Sri Lanka - a fund that was set up with ACHR assistance right after the 2004 Asian tsunami, to assist poor communities with their rebuilding and community revival work after the disaster. The paper was written in May 2008 by D..G..J. Premakumara and K. A. Jayaratne.
Urban poor housing development on Bangkok’s waterfront: securing tenure, supporting community processes - Oct 2006
This article about the upgrading of canal-side communities in Bangkok, was written by Nattawut Usavagovitwong and Prayong Posriprasert, was published in the October 2006 issue of IIED's Environment & Urbanization Journal. The articles in this issue of the E&U Journal were devoted to "Ecological Urbanization II."
Understanding Asian Cities - Oct 2005
This is a synthesis of a set of case studies of eight cities, commissioned by ACHR as part of its program on "Understanding Asian Cities." The cities were: Beijing, Pune, Chiang Mai, Phnom Penh, Karachi, Muntinlupa, Hanoi and Surabaya. The synthesis was prepared by David Satterthwaite, at IIED in London, in 2005.
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