Housing and Urban Development Corporation Limited (HUDCO) on 29 October 2013 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with School of Planning and Architecture (SPA), New Delhi.
Objective of MoU
The MoU helps to undertake joint research activities, training and capacity building programmes, consultancy assignments, access to documentation centre of each other, development of new academic and training programmes and enable students to have practical exposure through internship programmes etc.
The Human Settlement Management Institute (HSMI), the Research & Training Institute of HUDCO will be the Nodal Department to operationalize this MoU on behalf of HUDCO.
HSMI will closely work with School of Planning and Architecture (SPA), New Delhi to bring about coordination between various departments and Regional Offices of HUDCO as well as different departments and Centres at the School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi.
The Housing and Urban Development Corporation Limited (HUDCO) is a Public Sector Company, under the Union Ministry of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation (MoHUPA). HUDCO is a key partner with the Government in building assets for the Nation. In its operations, HUDCO lays a considerable emphasis on the housing need of the 'deprived' i.e Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) and Low-Income Groups (LIG).
HUDCO was incorporated on 25 April 1970 under the Companies Act 1956, as a fully owned enterprise of the Government of India.
Who: HUDCO & SPA
Where: New Delhi
When: 29 October 2013