Summary Analysis of Slum Policies and their Implementation: Research note prepared for workshop on July 21, 2012 (English)

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Description:Collected research on the history of slum policies in Chennai and the record of their implementation prepared for a workshop held at IFMR on July 21, 2012 (English).

Summary Analysis of Slum Policies and their Implementation: Research note prepared for workshop on July 21: 2012 (Tamil)

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Description:Collected research on the history of slum policies in Chennai and the record of their implementation prepared for a workshop held at IFMR on July 21, 2012 (Tamil).

Presentation Slides on Slum Policies and their Implementation from Workshop on July 21, 2012

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Description:Slides summarizing research on slum policies in the city of Chennai and the history of their implementation presented at a workshop held at IFMR on July 21, 2012 (English). 

FAQ on the JNNURM and the RAY (English)

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Description:Frequently asked questions on the JNNURM and the RAY, a document prepared for a public meeting on evaluating the JNNURM and preparing for the RAY held on December 2, 2012 (English)

FAQ on the JNNURM and the RAY (Tamil)

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Description:Frequently asked questions on the JNNURM and the RAY, a document prepared for a public meeting on evaluating the JNNURM and preparing for the RAY held on December 2, 2012 (Tamil)

Findings from survey of infrastructure and services

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Description:Note from public meeting in Ward 57

The Board and the Bank: Changing Policies towards Slums in Chennai

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Author:Nithya V. Raman
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Description:Paper on the history of the World Bank’s interventions in Chennai’s slum housing policies, and the impacts on the Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board.

Give the people what they want

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Author:Nithya V. Raman
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Description:Op-ed based on the experiences with the public consultation for informal sector workers in the review of the City Development Plan in Chennai held in February 2009.

Govt fails to learn from past mistakes

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Author:Nithya V. Raman
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Description:Op-ed arguing that the Basic Services for the Urban Poor component of the JNNURM has not specified the means through which cities and states should be improving access to basic services, leading to mixed outcomes in Chennai and other cities.