Cities Alliance Donor Coordination - 26 April 2011

26 April 2011

 
Dear Consultative Group,
 
The Secretariat is pleased to provide an update on Cities Alliance proposals that have been processed since our last Update of 24 March 2011.
 
I am pleased to share with you one proposal recommended for approval, "Developing a National Slum Upgrading Strategy for the Philippines" which shall be considered approved on 10 May 2011, on a no-objection basis.
 
Please be advised that for ease of access, all Proposal Updates are routinely posted on the members page of our website -- accessible through "Members Login" at http://www.citiesalliance.org. Kindly please create a personal login to access the new, updated, Cities Alliance Members Home Page.
 
With my best wishes,

 

 

 

 

 

William Cobbett
Manager
Cities Alliance
1818H Street, NW
Washington DC
20433
USA

 

Cities Alliance Proposals Update, Donor Coordination - 26 April 2011

 

I. Proposal for Final Donor Approval
II. Proposals Approved

 

I. Proposal for Final Donor Approval

 

This proposal will be considered approved on 10 May 2011, on a no-objection basis.

 

1.Developing a National Slum Upgrading Strategy for the Philippines
Proposal type:
Slum Upgrading (Joint Work Programme)
Request to CA: $500,000
Submitted by: Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC)
CA Member Sponsor: SDI, World Bank

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III. Proposals Approved

 

1. Supporting Africa’s Urban Transition (7 April 2011)
Proposal type: Joint Work Programme
Request to CA: $920,000
Submitted by: World Bank - Africa Urban and Water Unit
CA Member Sponsor: World Bank

 

2. Papua New Guinea Settlement Upgrading Programme (7 April 2011)
Proposal type: Slum Upgrading
Request to CA: $ 350,000
Submitted by: Office of Urbanisation, Papua New Guinea Urban Local Level Government Association (PNGULLGA), National Capital District Commission (NCDC), Goroka City Council
CA Member Sponsor: UN-HABITAT, European Union, (ADB, Asian Coalition for Housing Rights, UNDP)

 

3. Samoa City Development Strategy Programme (7 April 2011)
Proposal type: City Development Strategy
Request to CA: $ 237,000
Submitted by: Planning and Urban Management Agency (PUMA), Ministry of Natural Resources, Environment and Meteorology
CA Member Sponsor: UN-HABITAT, EC Delegation to the Pacific, World Bank, (ADB, UNDP)

 

4. Regional Institutional Strengthening and Knowledge Management Support to Pacific Island Countries to Strengthen Implementation of the Pacific Urban Agenda under the Pacific Plan (7 April 2011)
Proposal type: Both
Request to CA: $ 349, 600
Submitted by: Pacific Islands Planners Association (PIPA), Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC), UN ESCAP - Pacific Office (EPO)
CA Member Sponsor: UN-HABITAT, World Bank, (ADB, Asian Coalition for Housing Rights)

 

5. UCLG Supervision of Lilongwe and Namibia CDS Projects (20 April 2011)
Proposal type: City Development Strategy
Request to CA: $ 56,382
Submitted by: UCLG
CA Member Sponsor: UCLG
 

 

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