Botswana Federation Launches Know Your City C ...

08 Feb 2017

In Francistown, Botswana the Federation has been working hard to establish a working relationship with...

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Botswana

SDI at Habitat 3 Regional Meeting for Africa ...

15 Apr 2016

As the UN-wide Habitat 3 Conference draws closer, SDI is being invited to and involved in...

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Nigeria

Putting Community Data to Use in Three Kenyan ...

30 Mar 2016

UN Habitat's Global Land Tools Network (GLTN) Urban Cluster Work Plan Project was conceptualised and developed...

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Kenya

Profiling and Mapping for Alternative Slum Up ...

10 Nov 2015

[caption id="attachment_1378" align="alignnone" width="480"] Mtatu B, one of the clusters in Kiandutu Informal settlement.[/caption] **This...

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Kenya

Making Technology Count for the Urban Poor in ...

09 Nov 2015

[caption id="attachment_11148" align="alignnone" width="640"] Jack Makau of the Kenya SDI Alliance and Hon. Esther Njuguna...

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Kenya

Academic Partnerships to Co-Produce Knowledge

20 Oct 2014

SDI affiliates continued to work closely with academic institutions to co-produce knowledge through undertaking collective planning studios. SDI’s position is that these types of engagements expose students and academics to informal...

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The Post MDG Debate: "For the Poor," but no Voice of the Poor

02 Oct 2014

An influential debate is playing out in the proverbial halls of global development decision-making far from the informal settlements in African cities. The basic targets that will drive government decisions around spending and...

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Reflections from the Kampala Learning Centre: What does it mean to Know Your ...

18 Sep 2014

By Skye Dobson, ACTogether Uganda  Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information? , TS Eliot The time for nonsense as a...

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From the Bottom Up: Connecting SDI to Global ...

21 Oct 2013

SDI signs an MOU with Cities Alliance and United Cities & Local Governments of Africa...

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From Processes to Outcomes: Community-Driven Solutions to Finance, Planning ...

09 Oct 2013

SDI President, Mr. Jockin Arputham (Right), signs MoU with Mr. Conrad Sidego, Mayor of Stellenbosch Municipality, in Langrug settlement, South Africa.  Our network of urban poor federations has, over almost...

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