Housing Shortage (What is it? (Lack of safe shelter, Insufficient basic…
What is it?
Lack of safe shelter
Insufficient basic services
Which cities in the world experience it? Why does it occur?
Location of cities that experience housing shortage
Rapid population growth
High birth rates
Competing land use
Limited land supply
What are the consequences of it?
Slums and squatter settlements
Low level of health
What are some strategies used by cities to manage it and build inclusive homes?
Provision of public housing
Facilities and amenities for all ages
Strong sense of place and belonging