Books con argomento Manila
Colonial Manila 1909-1912
Van Den Muijzenberg Otto (EDT)
edizioni Ateneo De Manila Univ Pr collana Ateneo De Manila Univ Pr (Paperback)
Faith and Struggle on Smokey Mountain
Beltran Benigno P.
edizioni Orbis Books collana Orbis Books (Paperback)
Benigno Beltran is a Society of the Divine Word priest in the Philippines. He lived for decades on a mountain of trash in the center of Manila, the capital of the Philippines, known as Smokey Mountain. In this short account of his time there, he focuses on his intense religious experiences within himself and in interacting...
Collective Action and Urban Poverty Alleviation
edizioni Ashgate Pub Co collana Ashgate Pub Co (Hardcover)
An estimated 600 million people now live in informal or 'squatter' settlements in the rapidly growing cities of the developing world. With such settlements often lacking basic necessities, there is an urgent need to address this urban crisis. Recently, innovative approaches have focused on the role of community-based...
The Manila Water Concession
edizioni World Bank collana World Bank (Paperback)
In January 1997 the Government of the Philippines awarded two long-term concession contracts, handing over to private consortia the responsibility to operate and expand water and wastewater services in Greater Manila. With a combined population of 11 million in the two service areas and investment needs projected at...