Climate Change Renaissance: The bottom-up cit ...

15 Dec 2015

                  **This article was cross posted from...

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Kenya

Building EcoSan toilets in Blantyre, Malawi ...

10 Dec 2015

By Mariana Gallo and the Malawi Homeless People's Federation Background The sanitation challenges that Blantyre...

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Malawi

Building Communal Sanitation in Uganda ...

09 Dec 2015

This is the third in a series of eight blogs that highlight lessons from community-led sanitation...

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Uganda

Improved Sanitation Improves Half a Million L ...

08 Dec 2015

By Maria Lobo and Mahila Milan Background Sanitation has been the shame of India. More...

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India

Building a Communal Toilet in Chinhoyi, Zimba ...

07 Dec 2015

By Evans Banana and the Zimbabwe Homeless People's Federation This is the first in a series...

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Zimbabwe

A Lesson for All: Orangi Pilot Project Visits ...

04 Dec 2015

Background Orangi Pilot Project is one of the most successful community-based upgrading projects in the...

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Tanzania

Southern Africa Hub Coincides with Land Meeti ...

26 Nov 2015

The Southern Africa hub meeting, which took place in Harare, Zimbabwe last week, coincided with...

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Zimbabwe

Information is [Em]Power[ment] ...

19 Nov 2015

By Sharon Mudondo, National Slum Dwellers Federation of Uganda from Nakawa ”In selecting the settlements...

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Uganda

The "G7" of the Urban Poor Happening in Zimbabwe

18 Nov 2015

Representatives from seven Slum/Shack Dwellers International affiliate countries that constitute the Southern Africa Hub are currently meeting in Harare, the capital of Zimbabwe, for yet another opportunity to learn and...

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Zimbabwe

From Purok to Barangay: Mapping Informality in Philippine Cities

18 Nov 2015

  By the Homeless People's Federation of the Philippines, Inc. The  Homeless People’s Federation of the Philippines, Inc. (HPFPI), commenced their settlement profiling and mapping in January 2015 during a learning...

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Philippines

In Short, "Mapping is Important"

17 Nov 2015

[caption id="attachment_11171" align="alignnone" width="600"] Mama Ronnie Hochobes explaining the importance of collecting enough points with the GPS to Mama Wenky Snyder from Okurangava.[/caption]   By the Shack Dwellers Federation of...

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Namibia

Knowledge is Power: Collecting Data in Nairob ...

11 Nov 2015

Capturing slum profiling data. **This post was originally published on the Muungano blog** By Milkah...

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Kenya