AUHF Publications

 

Publications from the AUHF, including from our Events. Our newsletters are published separately.

08 September 2009
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Housing Situation in Angola

Eugenio Correira

A presentation on the Housing Situation in Angola, delivered to delegates at the AUHF 2009 conference in Maputo, Mozambique.

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08 September 2009
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Ownership Title and Land Use Policy

Maria Da Conceicao Quardros

A presentation on ownership title and land use policy, presented in Maputo at the 2009 AUHF conference.

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08 September 2009
123 KB
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Housing Education

Ethel Mathenge- Sebesho

A presentation on Housing Education, delivered to the delegates of the AUHF 2009 conference in Maputo, Mozambique.

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08 September 2009
654 KB
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The State of Housing Microfinance in Africa

Kecia Rust

A presentation on the state of Housing Microfinance in Africa, presented at the AUHF 2009 conference in Maputo, Mozambique.

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08 September 2009
642 KB
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Developing Housing Finance in Africa

Simon Walley

This is a presentation exploring the development of Housing Finance in Africa. It highlights some World Bank Housing Finance programs and the challenges of housing finance on the continent. It was presented at the 2009 AUHF conference in Maputo, Mozambique.

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31 May 2008
2.88 MB
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Development of appropriate housing finance products to support upgrading opportunities

This report is based on a project targeted at exploring the potential for banks or mortgage lenders to expand their markets by developing new products. The project was initially focused on four countries: Swaziland, South Africa, Tanzania and Ghana. This report presents findings of this project it provides country overviews on Housing Policy, land issues, lifestyles and the housing finance landscape in the selected settlements.

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17 September 2007
1.84 MB
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Housing conditions, borrowing and lending in informal settlements in Accra

Steve Akuffo

This report is based on a quantitative socio-economic survey sampling two sub- metropolitan areas in the greater Accra region, to investigate housing conditions and borrowing and lending in informal settlements. The study was funded by the African Union for Housing Finance, Cities Alliance and USAID.

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17 September 2007
163 KB
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Challenges and Success Stories of delivering Affordable Housing in Africa

This is a presentation that was presented to the delegates of the AUHF 2007 conference in Ghana. It explores the challenges and success stories of delivering affordable housing in Africa, based on a Mauritius case.

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17 September 2007
156 KB
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Practical Challenges of the Informal Sector & Financing Challenges of Informal Settlements

Matthew Joseph

This presentation explores the practical challenges of the informal sector and, financing challenges of informal settlements. It was presented at the AUHF 2007 conference in Ghana.

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17 September 2007
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Housing conditions, borrowing and lending in informal settlements in Dar es Salaam

Steve Akuffo

This report is based on a study by the African Union for Housing Finance, Cities Alliance and USAID. It is an analysis of the housing conditions and, borrowing and lending in informal settlements, where a total of three hundred households were interviewed over a period of ten days.The research studies everything from housing characteristics, housing history and aspirations to borrowing and savings habits.

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