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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Innovative Communal Sanitation Models for the Urban Poor: Lessons from Uganda

27 Oct 2014

This paper describes the construction and management processes related to two toilet blocks in Uganda, one in Jinja and one in Kampala. Designs, financial models and insights into the process...

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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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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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Memoirs of a Ugandan Slum Dweller: Part XIV

23 May 2014

*Cross-posted from The Age of Zinc* Age of Zinc is proud to present the final instalment in a memoir from the slums of Kampala, Uganda. Check back soon for our next memoir! –...

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Memoirs of a Ugandan Slum Dweller: Part XIII

16 May 2014

*Cross posted from the Age of Zinc*    Age of Zinc is proud to present the thirteenth instalment in a new memoir from the slums of Kampala, Uganda. Check back every week to...

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Memoirs of a Uganda Slum Dweller: Part XII

05 May 2014

**Cross-posted from The Age of Zinc** Age of Zinc is proud to present the twelfth installment in a new memoir from the slums of Kampala, Uganda. Check back every week to...

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Memoirs of a Ugandan Slum Dweller: Part XI

25 Apr 2014

**Cross-posted from The Age of Zinc**  My husband happened to be in one meeting and saw what I was doing. I didn’t know he was there because I was really...

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Memoirs of a Ugandan Slum Dweller: Part X

17 Apr 2014

**Cross posted from The Age of Zinc** Age of Zinc is proud to present the tenth instalment in a new memoir from the slums of Kampala, Uganda. Check back every week to...

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Memoirs of a Ugandan Slum Dweller: Part IX

11 Apr 2014

**Cross posted from The Age of Zinc** Age of Zinc is proud to present the ninth instalment in a new memoir from the slums of Kampala, Uganda. Check back every week to...

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Municipal Forums for Kampala: “If not now, then when? If not us, then who?”

10 Apr 2014

By Skye Dobson, ACTogether Uganda “If not now, then when? If not us, then who?” -His Worship, Mayor of Nakawa, Jan 29, 2014 On the 29th of January 2014, ACTogether and...

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