- National Government
- National NGOs
- National training institutes
- Advising policy-makers on decentralisation and promotion of ministerial support in dealing with informal areas.
- Contributing to the formulation of national public policy supporting participatory upgrading.
- Developing participatory urban upgrading methods within a comprehensive conceptual framework.
- Designing capacity development concepts for local administration, civil society and involved partners.
- Governorate of Cairo
- Governorate of Giza
- Governorate of Qalyubeya
- Creating urban upgrading units for informal areas at governorate level.
- Supporting governorates in priority areas, implemented by local administration.
- Institutionalising participatory urban development methods and providing capacity development for managing and implementing them.
- District administration
- NGOs & CDAs
- Local private sector
- Institutionalising participatory methods through training of local stakeholders.
- Raising awareness and mobilizing the community
- Supporting the planning and implementation of upgrading projects