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Housing finance for sustainable development

Housing finance for sustainable development

a Fanny Mae Roundtable, February 3-5, 1992 : recommendations.

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Published by Office of Housing Policy Research in Washington .
Written in English


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SeriesFanny Mae Research Roundtable series
ContributionsOffice of Housing Policy Research.
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Open LibraryOL14391959M

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As a part of a new sustainable development roadmap, the United Nations approved the Agenda, which contains the Sustainable Development Goals, a call to action to protect the planet and guarantee the global well-being of people. These common goals require the active involvement of individuals, businesses, administrations and countries around the world. The Sustainable Communities Network website connects citizens with the resources they need to implement innovative processes and programs to restore the economic, environmental, and social health and vitality of their communities. It addresses a wide range of issues related to community sustainability, including creating communities, smart growth, growing a sustainable economy, protecting.


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