Simplified Sewer System in Dar es Salaam ...

30 May 2018

Organize As of 2017, the Tanzanian Urban Poor Federation (TUPF) has organized 735 groups in...

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Innovations in Solar Energy for Slums ...

04 May 2017

Posting on the newly formed East Africa Solar Hub instant message group, Sammy Lema Manfere...

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Evictions Continue to Wreak Havoc in Dar es S ...

09 Mar 2016

On the 17th December 2015, demolitions began. By the time they were halted by a...

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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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12th East African Hub Meeting

27 Aug 2014

The 12th East African Hub Meeting was held from 4-6 August 2014 in Kampala, Uganda. Approximately 85 participants from Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania participated in the meeting. The purpose of the quarterly...

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Reflections from the 12th SDI East African Hub Meeting

19 Aug 2014

**Cross posted from the Muungano Support Trust blog** By Shadrack Mbaka and Rashid Mutua The Learning, Monitoring and Evaluation systems are just like a skin, not your heart not your...

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Scaling up Shared Latrine Options: Karakata settlement, Dar-es-Salaam

10 Jul 2014

By Tim Ndezi, Director Centre for Community Initiatives (CCI), Tanzania & Noah Schermbucker, SDI Secretariat  Introduction: Provision of sanitation services to informal settlements is a challenging task for city authorities...

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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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Landlords & Tenants Relationship in Improving Sanitation in Dar es Salaam

11 Oct 2013

By Ariana K. MacPherson, SDI Secretariat & Stella Steven, CCI Tanzania One of the key challenges for improving sanitation in slums is the issue of land, and structure, ownership. During a...

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Report from the 9th East African Hub Meeting

23 Jul 2013

The 9th East African Hub Meeting was held from 24th-28th June 2013 in Jinja, Uganda. Approximately seventy-eight people from Kenya, Tanzania, and the host country, Uganda, participated in the conference....

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Strengthening Partnerships: Lessons from the 9th East Africa Hub Meeting

04 Jul 2013

Rippon sanitation unit.  **Cross-posted from the Muungano Support Trust Blog**  By Shadrack Mbaka, Muungano Support Trust, Kenya  Just as the word “Hub” denotes, it’s a center of activity or interest;...

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Activating Social & Political Change through Community-Driven Slum Profiling

16 Apr 2013

By Walter Fieuw, CORC, South Africa (on behalf of SDI Secretariat) Community-driven settlement profiling, enumerations, and spatial mapping are practices that federations associated with SDI have developed over two decades....

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