3rd – 6th April 2018
Grand Hyatt | Singapore
May 30 – June 01, 2018
Washington, DC | USA
The World Bank Group will hold its 8th Global Housing Finance Conference on May 30 – June 1, 2018. The theme for the 2018 Conference is “Breaking the Mould – New Ideas for Financing Affordable Housing”. The conference will not only create awareness of the major challenges in developing or strengthening housing finance markets but will also focus squarely on solutions and resolution of these challenges by highlighting innovations, new ideas and global experiences in the sector. Preconference sessions and a site visit are planned for May 29, 2018.
To register and view preliminary program details, please visit the event webpage
Asia Pacific Union For Housing Finance, APUHF is a platform to act as a knowledge sharing and networking medium. The forum intends to promote coalition and coordination among the South Asia Countries in determining their housing and housing finance solutions. APUHF will also track the events and happenings in the housing markets globally. The forum focuses on initiatives taken by the different member countries in their own regional contexts. The users of the platform will include member…
International Conference on Housing Finance on Housing – An engine for Inclusive Growth’ held during April 11-13, 2013 in New Delhi, India
Presentations made in the International Conference on Housing : An Engine for Inclusive Growth in New Delhi, India, held during April 11 – April 13, 2013
Asia Pacific Union For Housing Finance, APUHF is a platform to act as a knowledge sharing and networking medium.
The importance of housing worldwide cannot be overstated. Housing is a critical social necessity. Shelter has been historically equated with a basic human right alongwith food and clothing. Housing not only provides shelter, it is the also cornerstone of community life, the center of family activities and a reference point for societal esteem, and above all the most important financial asset of the poor. Of the three basic social needs i.e., the food, clothing and shelter, shelter is often beyond the reach of the poor of many societies around the globe. While the poorest somehow manage to procure food and clothing, still there are hundreds of millions of shelter-less poor around the globe.
To provide a basis and a platform for exchange of ideas, views, experiences, events, practices, products, products in different countries of South Asia which may help in policy design, strategic intervention, design of different instruments, for low income housing and the housing finance market, exchange of learning and best practices so as to facilitate a coordinated approach towards “Housing for All” in different countries in the region.