Informal Housing

As some of you were requesting. Here you have some information about slums & informal housing

Readings
-Mike Davis, Planet of Slums,London ; New York : Verso, 2007
-Bredenoord, Jan; Van Lindert, Paul; Smets, Peer (Ed.): Affordable Housing in the Urban Global South: Seeking Sustainable Solutions, London: Routledge, 2014
-Jaime Hernández-García: “Public Space in Informal Settlements” http://www.cambridgescholars.com/download/sample/60114

-Elisa Maceratini , “The struggle to belong Dealing with diversity in 21st century urban settings, Informal city: the cases of Bogotà and Rio de Janeiro” http://www.rc21.org/conferences/amsterdam2011/edocs/Session%2029/RT29-1-Maceratini.pdf
-Alexander Niño Ruiz, “Formal and Informal Practices in Bogota”,
http://www.redalyc.org/pdf/3600/360033184006.pdf

-Report on Informal housing in Colombia- Good graphics and data to review http://www.facartes.unal.edu.co/otros/libros_habitat/ciudad_informal.pdf
-Report on Informal Housing in Bogota – Some gaphics and data to review
http://www.facartes.unal.edu.co/otros/libros_habitat/pobreza_urbana.pdf
-Collection of essays on informal housing -http://www.facartes.unal.edu.co/otros/libros_habitat/procesos_urbanos.pdf
-Article on Informal housing at Puerta al Llano Neighbourhood in Bogota-http://www.scielo.org.co/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1794-24892006000100014

 

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