Hong Kong, China: Sha Tin Urban Development (Housing)

Sovereign Project | LN0297

Project Details

Project Name Sha Tin Urban Development (Housing)
Project Number LN0297
Country / Economy Hong Kong, China
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Sector / Subsector - Slum Upgrading and Housing
Loan 0297-: Sha Tin Urban Development (Housing)
Ordinary capital resources US$ 20.50 million
Approval 14 Apr 1977

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  • 24 May 2017 | Video

    Built to Last: Wo Che Estate, Hong Kong, China

    ADB funded the Sha Tin housing project in Hong Kong, China to relieve overcrowding in the late 1970s. The apartments are still home to 6,200 families.
  • 25 Apr 2017 | Multimedia Feature

    Built to Last: Wo Che Estate, Hong Kong, China

    Approved in April 1977, the Sha Tin Urban Development (Housing) project was the Bank's first in the urban development (housing) sector. It was implemented to alleviate the living conditions of low-income families who had been living in overcrowded conditions in Hong Kong, China by providing for the construction of two housing estates (Wo Che and Sha Kok Estate) complete with community and social facilities in Sha Tin New Town (STNT).


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