KnowYourCity.TV in Action! ...

24 Oct 2016

A few images from behind the scenes and on location in Afghanistan, Bolivia, Cambodia, Ghana,...

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Ghana

Joint Communique Against Forced Evictions Aff ...

30 Oct 2015

Read the Joint Communique Against Forced Evictions Affecting the Urban Poor.  Last week the West Africa...

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Ghana

Uncovering the Pockets: Profiling Accra's Slu ...

26 Aug 2015

By Mara Forbes, SDI Secretariat The Ghana federation is embarking on its largest and most...

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Ghana

Strategic Learning Around the Power of Data: Ghana Profiling Learning Exchange

27 Jan 2014

By Anni Beukes, SDI Secretariat  “We have been dreaming about this exercise for five years. We really appreciate the effort of this exercise. This has been a wonderful exchange.” – Haruna...

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Ghana

Turning Waste into Profit: Ghana Visits Cape Town's Recycling Programme

12 Mar 2013

By Chantal Hildebrand, SDI Secretariat  As part of their initiatives to improve the sanitation situation in the slums of Accra, Ghana, a delegation of four members of the Ghana Federation...

“Learning From Those Who Have Walked the Path”: Sharing Learning from th ...

08 Feb 2013

Community members and government partner from Harare, Zimbabwe talk about their experiences with the 5 Cities Programme.  By Chantal Hildebrand, SDI Secretariat  Following the first two days of site visits...

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Ghana

Partnering with the City of Cape Town in Mtshini Wam: Day 2 of the 5 Cities ...

07 Feb 2013

Community members showcase model homes in Mtshini Wam.  By Ariana K. MacPherson, SDI Secretariat  The second day of the 5 Cities Seminar kicked off in Mtshini Wam, a settlement of...

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Ghana

Partnerships through Upgrading: 5 Cities Delegation Visits Langrug Settlement

05 Feb 2013

By Chantal Hildebrand & Ariana K. MacPherson, SDI Secretariat  Today marked the first day of the third 5 Cities Seminar, being held in Cape Town, South Africa from 5 –...

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Ghana

Beyond Participation: SDI Showcases Partnership Models at AfriCities Conference

16 Jan 2013

SDI delegates take part in a reflection on the Land, Services and Citizenship Project hosted by Cities Alliance at Africities   By George Masimba, Dialogue on Shelter, Zimbabwe  The recent...

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Ghana

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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Ghana

Information is Power: Ashaiman Residents Drive Profiling in Greater Accra, Ghana

16 Aug 2012

By Barbara Torresi, People's Dialogue Ghana Introduction Wednesday 16 May 2012 was a glorious day for the citizens of Ashaiman, a town in Greater Accra, since after months of careful preparations...

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Ghana

In Focus: Exclusion & Informality

06 Apr 2012

Living above the sea, Manila, Philippines  By Ariana K. MacPherson, SDI Secretariat  We talk a lot about exclusion and inclusion. The urban poor are excluded from the city. Therefore, we...

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Ghana