According to Tejarat News, the construction of 20,000 houses for workers is a new news announced by the Minister of Labor for housing the labor group in the country.
According to him, by the end of this year, 1,000 housing units for workers will be built in Sistan and Baluchistan province
Provision and construction of housing in the form of Article 31 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Iran is mentioned as the right of every Iranian individual and family, and this importance has been emphasized by respecting the priority for people who have more needs in the society and specifically, the working class.
Looking at the conditions of the housing market in the past decades and examining the current conditions of this basic commodity and a prerequisite for people’s lives in the society shows that the way housing policies have been conducted in the past decades has not been logical and somehow the policies and plans in this area are one of the most basic needs. It has led society and families astray.
Of course, the total estimates of measures and policies implemented in the housing sector in the form of public and private programs and plans in recent decades show that the proven effectiveness and efficiency cannot be emphasized, and relying on internal power and attracting the necessary funds, as well as supporting The capacity of the private sector in the construction of cheap and accessible housing can be seen in a long-term program with the support of all related institutions in this field, and positive results can be seen.
Construction statistics for workers’ housing in the country
Seyyed Soulat Mortazavi, the Minister of Cooperation, Labor and Social Welfare, says about workers’ housing: the first step of worker’s housing was started from Mashhad in the new city of Golbahar with the implementation of about 2 thousand housing units for workers, and the construction of 20 thousand housing units for workers The workers have started. Construction of residential units has also started in Sistan and Baluchistan, and we are trying to put the construction of more housing units for workers on the agenda.
Mortazavi also pointed to a memorandum of understanding that was recently signed with the Islamic Azad University for the construction of housing, and said: Based on this memorandum, a hundred thousand residential units will be built and delivered by the housing cooperatives for the employees and the Azad University in a 2.5-year program.
He also said about the memorandum of understanding that was signed for the construction of 200,000 housing units for workers: a memorandum was signed during the time of the former minister with the Ministry of Roads and Urban Development, during which it was decided that 200,000 housing units for workers would be built by cooperative housing companies; Also, in a memorandum of understanding with Tehran Municipality, 5 thousand residential units in dilapidated structures will be renovated and handed over to the people.
The Minister of Cooperation, Labor and Social Welfare stated: By the end of the year, one thousand residential units for workers in Sistan and Baluchistan will be put into operation.