Housing Renewal Projects

Old City of Jerusalem Projects
Housing renewal projects

The housing renewal component has been a major part of OCJRP activities in the Old City since the programme establishment.

  • Al-Madrassa Al-As’ardiyya

    Al-Madrassa Al-As’ardiyya

    This outstanding Mamluk madrassa, built by Majid Al-Din Al As'ardy 12 1359 A.D., is located in the northern arcade of Al Haram Al Sharif. The school suffered from physical and structural deterioration of its h

    Total Budget : $146,800| Completion Period : 2006

  • African Quarter

    African Quarter (Rabat Ala' Al-Din Al Baseer)

    African Quarter (Rabat Ala' Al-Din Al Baseer) This historic Mamluk complex is one of the oldest pilgrims' hostels in the Old City of Jerusalem and has been the home of the Palestinian African community since

    Total Budget : $216,000 (Phase1), $167,400 (Phase2), $ 171,013 (Phase 3)| Completion Period : Year 2004-2006

  • Hosh Helou

    Hosh El-Helou

    The hosh, one of the largest and most densely populated residential complexes in the old city, is home for 9 families (82 residents). Most of its parts suffered from severe physical and environmental problems,

    Total Budget : $282,000| Completion Period : 2000