HABICO is a Canadian-owned planning and architectural consulting firm established in 1981. Internationally, HABICO is involved in a variety of human settlement projects throughout the developing world. HABICO works internationally in the field of Human Settlement planning and development.By its very nature this includes a complex mix of social, cultural, economic, environmental, land use, infrastructure and institutional components. HABICO has completed both short and long-term assignments incorporating these components into low-income community development, long-range planning and development strategies for communities, cities and regions, squatter upgrading, resettlement, infrastructure planning, low-income housing policy, design and institution strengthening, and private sector initiatives of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).