Inter-American Housing Union

Organization's name: Inter-American Housing Union
Organization's acronym: UNIAPRAVI
Headquarters address  
Address: Calle Bajada Balta No. 169. 4 Piso. Casilla Postal 18-1366. Lima 18

Phone: 51-1-444-6605
Fax: 51-1-444-6600
Web site:
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • English
  • Spanish


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Development
  • Economics and Finance
  • Financing for Development
  • Habitat
  • Sustainable Development

Financing for Development:
  • Mobilizing domestic financial resources for development
  • Mobilizing international resources for development

Social Development:
  • Cooperative
  • Technical cooperation

  • Household Statistics
  • Services Statistics

Sustainable Development:
  • Capacity-building
  • Climate change
Geographic scope: Regional
  • North America
  • Latin America and Caribbean
Country of activity:
  • Paraguay
  • United States of America
  • Mexico
  • Jamaica
  • Argentina
  • Chile
  • Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
  • Canada
  • Colombia
  • Brazil
  • Dominican Republic
  • Panama
  • Peru
  • Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
  • Guatemala
  • Uruguay
  • Costa Rica
  • Nicaragua
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • Honduras
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop global partnership for development
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1964
Year of registration (YYYY): 1989
Organizational structure: Asamblea General Directorio Comite Ejecutivo Presidente Secretario Tecnico Secretaria Relaciones Institucionales
Number and type of members: Around 100 publicly and privately owned institutions — savings and loan associations, mortgage banks, housing banks, universal banks with mortgage portfolios, housing funds, ministries of housing, building firms, etc. — involved in the financing, promotion and regulation of the housing and urban development sector in 22 countries Argentina, Bolivia, Brasil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, España, United States, Guatemala, Honduras, United kingdom, Jamaica, México, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Perú, República Dominicana, y Venezuela.
Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues
  • Fees for education and training services
  • Fees for providing consulting or research services

Additional Information

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