This book describes six months of initial intensive activities within a motivating multidisciplinary project to achieve sustainable social, economic, and environmental revitalization in the historic core of Multan City, Pakistan. The project is managed by Fondazione Politecnico di Milano within the framework of the qPakistan-Italian Debt for Development Swap Agreementa and has five components: a livelihood improvement program, a living conditions improvement program, revitalization of physical assets, establishment of a Pakistan-Italian resource centre in Multan, and an Italian collaboration program for training and capacity building. All aspects are covered in this book, which provides a comprehensive account of progress in this excellent example of cross-cultural cooperation between a Western and an Eastern country in regenerating an historic populated site.A theoretical and practical research methodology is applied to investigate the most suitable microcredit model for the local ... The study deepens the Islamic financial principles and related lending methodologies for tailoring the proposal on theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Sustainable Social, Economic and Environmental Revitalization in Multan City|
|Author||:||Adalberto Del Bo, Daniele Fabrizio Bignami|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2014-02-17|