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...

Read more ›

Botswana

Transformation begins: city-wide profiling an ...

12 Aug 2016

Read more ›

Liberia

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...

Read more ›

Kenya

Federations Put Data to Use in Lagos, Nigeria ...

23 Mar 2016

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

Read more ›

Nigeria

Information is [Em]Power[ment] ...

19 Nov 2015

By Sharon Mudondo, National Slum Dwellers Federation of Uganda from Nakawa ”In selecting the settlements...

Read more ›

Uganda

From Purok to Barangay: Mapping Informality in Philippine Cities

18 Nov 2015

  By the Homeless People's Federation of the Philippines, Inc. The  Homeless People’s Federation of the Philippines, Inc. (HPFPI), commenced their settlement profiling and mapping in January 2015 during a learning...

Read more ›

Philippines

In Short, "Mapping is Important"

17 Nov 2015

[caption id="attachment_11171" align="alignnone" width="600"] Mama Ronnie Hochobes explaining the importance of collecting enough points with the GPS to Mama Wenky Snyder from Okurangava.[/caption]   By the Shack Dwellers Federation of...

Read more ›

Namibia

Knowledge is Power: Collecting Data in Nairob ...

11 Nov 2015

Capturing slum profiling data. **This post was originally published on the Muungano blog** By Milkah...

Read more ›

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...

Read more ›

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...

Read more ›

Kenya

Uncovering the Pockets: Profiling Accra's Slu ...

26 Aug 2015

By Mara Forbes, SDI Secretariat The Ghana federation is embarking on its largest and most...

Read more ›

Ghana

Fat Fingers and Back of a Napkin Calculations

24 Aug 2015

Kenyan slum dwellers undertake paperless survey of 10,000 families using hi-tech digital devices.  By Jack Makau, SDI Kenya Over the last 15 years, Muungano wa Wanavijiji, the Kenya federation of...

Read more ›

Kenya