The Palestinian Housing Council has invested 150 million dollars in this sector. The programme has benefited more than 30,000 people and contributed to rebuilding Gaza and the West Bank. The Palestinian Housing Council was the first public housing institution in the territory, and its programme has been extensively replicated. It has also significantly influenced the national housing policy and strategy.
Pakistan, the Water and Sanitation Extension Programme promotes environmental health in local communities through provision of safe water and sanitation facilities. More than 150,000 people in northern Pakistan have benefited.