26th - 28th October 2015 VENUE CHANGE: Garden Court, Marine Parade, Durban, South Africa

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The African Union for Housing Finance is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for its 31st Annual Conference, to be held from 26-28 October 2015 in Durban, South Africa  The conference will address key issues in making housing finance markets work in Africa, and will be structured around the following themes.

•    Financing the housing value chain
•    Financing the mortgage portfolio
•    Growing the capacity of housing micro lending
•    Harnessing the property market
•    Housing finance that responds to demand

Individuals in the private, public, academic, or development finance sectors are invited to propose paper presentations that highlight their critical experience in today’s housing finance markets, and their recommendations for making housing finance markets work in Africa.

Proposals should include:
•    Title of the paper
•    Abstract of not more than 300 words
•    Brief CV of the presenter not more than 100 words
•    Relevant website providing additional information on the case being presented
•    Contact details: email address and telephone number

All speakers will be expected to register for the conference and cover their own travel and accommodation.

Proposals should be emailed to: registrar@sbs.co.za and “AUHF2015 proposal” should be stated in the subject line of the email.


Deadline dates:

24 July 2015 Submission of proposals 
8 August 2015 Notification of acceptance or not
30 September 2015 Submission of presentation material



Garden Court, Marine Parade, Durban, South Africa



More Information

Call: +27 21 914 2888
Email: registrar@sbs.co.za


Online registration

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Presented by:  African Union for Housing Finance in association with SBS Conferences.