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

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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Malawi

Launch of Public Toilets in Blantyre, Malawi: Building a Citywide Sanitation ...

25 May 2015

Written by CCODE On Friday 22nd May, 2015, the normally busy market in Ndirande was even busier than usual. This time, there was a reason to celebrate: local authorities, Councillors...

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Malawi

Reflections on Southern Africa Hub Meeting ...

14 May 2015

By: Mariana Gallo, Knowledge Management Officer CCODE; Nico Keijzer, LME Officer Southern Africa SDI; &...

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Malawi

Savings Symposium: Strong Savings Make Us Ali ...

12 Jan 2015

Na-eema Swartz, Symposium co-organiser, counts savings collection taken on the first day.  **Cross posted from...

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Malawi

Community Data for Change ...

10 Dec 2014

Written by: Centre for Community Organisation and Development (CCODE) and Federation for the Rural and Urban...

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Malawi

Achieving Universal Sanitation: Sharing the Experience of the SDI Affiliate ...

23 Oct 2014

By Diana Mitlin, IIED and Mercy Kamwanja, CCODE (Malawi)   Achieving universal access to sanitation is going to take a lot. In the urban context, high residential densities and extremely...

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Malawi

Community Savings: a basic building block in the work of urban poor federations

21 Oct 2014

This paper describes the community savings groups that are the foundation of many federations of slum/shack dwellers/homeless people in Africa, Asia and Latin America. It reports on discussions with federation...

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Malawi

Citywide Sanitation Projects in Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe & Tanzania Report o ...

15 May 2014

*Cross-posted from SHARE Research website* SHARE partners Shack/Slum Dwellers (SDI), together with their affiliates and the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), have just published four policy briefs documenting...

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Malawi

Southern African Regional Hub Meeting

05 Nov 2013

In July 2013 the Southern Africa Regional Hub - consisting of the SDI-affiliated urban poor federations from South Africa, Malawi, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Angola, Namibia, and Botswana - met in...

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In Malawi, Documenting the Outcomes of a Social Process

16 Oct 2013

By Noah Schermbrucker, SDI Secretariat  SDI reporting procedures need to capture tangible city-changing outputs that flow from community centered processes. While describing the social process is important, mature affiliates need...

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Malawi