Integrated Habitat and Housing Project

February 28, 2017

WASHINGTON, February 28, 2017 - The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved the following project:

Integrated Habitat and Housing Project

IBRD Loan: US$200 million

Terms: Maturity = 32.5 years, Grace = 7 years

Project ID: P159929

Project Description: The objective of the program is to increase access to formal housing by supporting the first nationwide housing subsidy program. The project also seeks to improve living conditions in selected precarious urban settlements by providing access to basic services, public spaces and community infrastructure.

For more information:

Media Contact: Marcela Sánchez-Bender, +1 (202) 473 5863,

Media Contacts
In Washington
Marcela Sánchez-Bender
Tel : +1 (202) 473 5863