Fight Slums Not Slum Dwellers, Urges Ugandan Minister
|The Hon. Daudi Migereko, Minister of Land, Housing and Urban Development for the Government of Uganda at a June 4 workshop co-hosted by the Cities Alliance in Kampala.|
[7 June 2012] – Uganda’s Minister of Land, Housing and Urban Development, Daudi Migereko, highlighted the proactive steps his government is taking to address – and embrace – the rapid urbanisation currently underway in his country.
Ensuring implementation and enforcement of laws on proper physical planning and urban development
Providing the framework for collaboration to ensure effective, efficient service provision
Sourcing concessionary funding for infrastructure and housing development in urban areas
Mainstreaming employment creation and income generation while pursuing urban planning and development