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(12) Lila Shahani on the government's housing policy for the urban poor

Lila Shahani

Lila Shahani co-writes with Sylvia Mayuga a piece discussing the Philippine government's policy on housing for the urban poor, and its effects on the ground particularly on urban poor communities in the controversial North Triangle land in Quezon City.  The article was published in in 12 March 2012.


Click here to read the full article entitled "Can informal settlers co-exist with the rich in the big city?" 

Click here to read another article written by Lila Shahani entitled "Manila's biggest challenge" also in 


Lila Shahani is adjunct faculty member at the Center for Development Management, and Assistant Secretary and head of communications for the Human Development and Poverty Reduction Cabinet Cluster of the Philippine Government. 



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