UN-Habitat in partnership with DUHD, with support of Cities Alliance, invited four outstanding international experts on slum upgrading to Yangon, to present their experiences on slum upgrading. The full-day workshop at the Chatrium Hotel in Yangon was attended both by representatives from relevant Ministries, by representatives from diplomatic missions , UN agencies and a number of NGOs The presence of the Union Minister of Construction, H.E.U Win Khaing and the Chief Minister of the Yangon Region Government H.E. U Phyo Min Thein and senior officials of the government reflected the keen interest of the Government of Myanmar to find solutions to the emerging slum issue.
More information can be found at: International Experience-Sharing Workshop on Slum Upgrading
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