The "G7" of the Urban Poor Happening in Zimbabwe

18 Nov 2015

Representatives from seven Slum/Shack Dwellers International affiliate countries that constitute the Southern Africa Hub are currently meeting in Harare, the capital of Zimbabwe, for yet another opportunity to learn and...

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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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Stories from the Zambian Homeless People's Federation

14 Jan 2015

Below are the stories of how two women, Margaret Mwale and Tilabilenji Nkhoma, joined the Zambian Homeless People's Federation in order to save money and improve their own lives and...

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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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A Month with Father Jorge: Reflections on South Africa, Zambia, and Namibia

23 Dec 2014

**Cross-posted from the South African SDI Alliance blog** By Yolande Hendler (on behalf of SA SDI Alliance) Father Jorge is one of the longest-standing friends and a much-valued mentor not...

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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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Shaping Human Settlements Through Partnerships Between Slum Dwellers and Aca ...

02 May 2014

By Peoples Process on Housing and Poverty in Zambia (PPHPZ) & The University of Zambia (UNZ) It is indisputable that the urban poor have the propensity to drive socio-economic transformation...

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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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The Formal Politics of Informal Projects: Part II

01 Nov 2013

**For part I of this story, click here.** By Fariria Shumba (Peoples Process on Housing and Poverty- Zambia) & Noah Schermbrucker, SDI Secretariat In September of this year delegations from...

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The Formal Politics of Informal Projects: Part I

24 Oct 2013

Sanitation facility under construction by Nkana Water & Sewerage utility in Kamatipa, Kitwe, Zambia.  By Fariria Shumba, Peoples Process on Housing & Poverty, Zambia and Noah Schermbrucker, SDI Secretariat  This...

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