NHA at a glance
Housing could be generally termed as a "Habitable shelter" but it's meaning stretches far from merely a shelter. It is the total living environment including dwelling units, land, the neighborhood services and utilities needed for the well being of its inhabitants. Housing is one of the basic needs, which provides security, and sense of belonging to the owner. The per-requisite for health and comfort is proper housing.
Bangladesh, like many other developing countries facing an acute shortage of affordable housing both in the urban and rural areas.The government is fully aware of the problem and National Housing Authority, on behalf of the Government, undertaking various steps (ie. Site and services plot project and multi-storied flat project) up to upazilla level to overcome the problem at National level.