To improve living conditions and civic life for impoverished and socially marginalized families and people who live in urban areas, especially those who live in shantytowns and other poor urban settlements.
For the first time in El Salvador’s history, urban poverty is being addressed through a coordinated inter-institutional strategy.
There has been broad participation of municipalities in the program.
Comprehensive strategies have been included, such as violence prevention.
The participation of mayors has been essential and has led to interstate coordination.
Social Investment Fund for Local Development
Vice Ministry of Housing and Urban Development
Ministry of Education
National Youth Institute
Ministry of Labor
Ministry of Health
National Commission on Micro and Small Enterprises