MINA, Lebanon: The last wisp of sunlight before nightfall paints the seaside slum
where Sheikh Imad Bkhit lives deep lavender.
He added that there are 80 slum
areas in Cairo alone, 14 of which are unsafe for living and their inhabitants live surrounding by railways.
The side event was held with a call on governments to address the slum
challenge that remains one of the critical factors for the successful implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals by the year 2030.
Islamabad -- The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Wednesday issued directions to authorities for stopping ongoing operation against slums
of federal capital and issued notices to federal government, CDA and administration of capital and sought details of operation and other matters.
ISLAMABAD -- The authorities in Capital, under an action plan devised for permanent removal of illegal slums
, have established counter-checking mechanism to avoid their re-occurrence.
According to railway officials, nearly 150 acres ( 60 hectares) of unused land has been encroached upon by slum
dwellers in the Delhi region affecting the progress of several railway projects.
06, 2015 - HM King Mohammed VI launched, on Tuesday in the rural commune of Ech-Chellalate (Prefecture of Mohammedia), two urban projects to relocate 2,274 slum
households in Labrahma I and II hamlets.
Recently, the bank conducted financial literacy camps and training programmes for various skill development activities, like teaching the women residents of the slum
to manufacture artificial jewellery.
Marketing director Thierry Weil spoke after a Rio de Janeiro slum
erupted in violence last Tuesday following the killing of a popular local figure.
RIOTS erupted in a Rio de Janeiro slum
yesterday - just weeks before the start of the World Cup.
To begin, one must look at the root causes of slum
formation in Africa.
The egregious migration has resulted in growth of slums
in the city and the statistics shows that Bhubaneswar has more than 180 slums
and the slum
population constitutes nearly 40% of the total population.