Tackling urban poverty in Peru, India and Thailand

June 2015
With almost 900 million people living in slums worldwide, this animation explores how Peru, India and Thailand are tackling urban poverty.
Almost 900 million people currently live in slums; in 30 years, this could grow by more than a billion.

New research from Development Progress explores how Peru, India and Thailand have improved the quality of life of the urban poor. This animation calls on policy makers to include communities to achieve the Sustainable Development Goal of 'making cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable'.