“As soon as possible I have to practice ema ...

13 May 2016

In the last week of April 2016, representatives of the slum dweller federations of Bolivia...

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SDI, WIEGO & Avina: Growing a Global Coalitio ...

27 Oct 2015

**Cross posted from the SA SDI Alliance Blog** By Yolande Hendler, SA SDI Alliance Piesang...

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Announcing the SDI 2011/12 Annual Report

17 Oct 2012

SDI is happy to annouce our 2011/12 Annual Report, a reflection of where SDI has grown to over the past 25 years. This includes a discussion of SDI's practices for...

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The Brazilian Urban Context and SDI

25 Jun 2012

By Anacláudia Rossbach, Interacao, Brazil  SDI started its activities in Brazil through the local NGO Interação simultaneously with the beginning of what can be proved to be the most significant transformation...

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Brazil Supports Federation Strengthening in Bolivia

16 Nov 2011

Leila Lopes and Marlene Silva, savers from the state of São Paulo, in Brazil, were in Cochabamba, Bolivia, from 03 to 07 October to support the Bolivian savers and the technical team...

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SDI Invited to Explore Links in Lima, Peru

22 Sep 2011

By Anaclaudia Rossbach (Rede Interecao, Brasil), Celine D´Cruz (SDI Coordinator) and Maria E. Torrico (Red Interaccion, Bolivia) Participants: (i) from Secretariat, Celine D´Cruz; (ii) from Bolivia, Maria Eugenia Torrico and Elizabeth...

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UPFI board meets in Stockholm

24 Aug 2010

Pictured above: SDI President Jockin Arputham speaks while Ugandan Housing Minister Michael Werikhe, and Mats Odell, Swedish Minister for Finance, Local Government and Housing, look on.By Benjamin Bradlow, SDI secretariatThe...

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Housing Construction in Portais, City of Osasco

25 Jun 2010

By Ana Paula Barretto, Interaçao84 families from an informal settlement in the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil, will receive keys to formal houses on 3 July. 18 of those families...

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"Governments survive on the Urban Poor majority"

25 Mar 2010

By Louise Cobbett, SDI secretariatOn the final day of discussions at the World Urban Forum, SDI hosted its second networking session entitled People's Organization and the Struggle for the Inclusive...

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Action on the ground: Day 1 at the WUF

22 Mar 2010

By Louise Cobbett and Jack Makau, SDI secretariatThe first day of the World Urban Forum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, began with SDI making a grand – and visual –...

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Earthquake in Haiti

14 Jan 2010

Our thoughts and prayers go out to our partners and everyone else in Haiti. We will be sharing more information as we receive it.Below is a message from Ana Paula...

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