This one-day conference will bring together individuals and organisations working directly in India's informal settlements

Event Description

University of Chicago, Tata Centre for Development at UChicago and Pukar are jointly hosting a one-day conference on December 5, 2019 wherein policy and development experts will join us for a deliberation on housing rights, public health, infrastructure and women’s rights and inclusion.

Speakers, comprising an interesting mix from academia, the government and non-profits, will share their insights on how to improve the lives of India’s urban poor.

The participating organizations do on-the-ground activism and research on topics, including housing rights, access to basic services like water and electricity, and sanitation.