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Claudio Acioly Jr
Architect and urban planner
Capacity building.
From policy to implementation.
Housing and Slum Upgrading.
Urban Management and Planning.

Affordable housing

SDG11.1, housing policies, housing rights, programming, and implementation.

Slum upgrading

Design, planning and implementation of area-based projects and city-wide slum upgrading programmes, informal settlement regularization, and land tenure.

Urban planning and design

Spatial planning, labs, preparation and institutionalisation, team building, and coaching.

Capacity building

Training needs assessment, interactive learning tools, demand-driven training, design and delivery of senior executive city labs, lecturing, full-fledged training from design to follow-up training impact assessment.

Project development

Programme development, project design and project cycle management.

Facilitation and moderation

Advanced moderation and facilitation of conferences, symposiums, panels, keynote addresses, staff retreats, policy dialogues and professional roundtables.


News appearances

Work process

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1. Situation analysis

Investigating the context and assessing existing capabilities through institutional analysis, risk assessment, mapping the regulatory framework, the problems and its roots, and examining previous experiences and outcomes.

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2. Defining the goal

Setting the objectives and targets and defining purpose, vision and mission of the change process in consultation with the statutory leadership and participation of key stakeholders, clarifying objectively verified indicators of successful achievement.

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3. Planning for implementation

Preparing the strategy to overcome barriers, defining activities, expected results and means to achieve them within a timeframe and budgetary allocation, clear roles and responsibilities with benchmarks for monitoring, strengthening capacities, all embodied into the project document set for implementation.

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