One year on from Lagos' Otodo Gbame evictions ...

16 Nov 2017

SDI demands no forced evictions and no relocations without negotiated alternatives! But what happens when...

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Nigeria

Our Urban Agenda: Waterfront Evictions in Lag ...

31 Jul 2017

(c) Omoregie Osakpolor 2017 This second half of 2016 witnessed the most intensive period of...

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Nigeria

Bridging the Affordability Gap: The Nairobi S ...

14 Jun 2017

The Kenya Federation has the second oldest Urban Poor Fund in the network: Akiba Mashinani...

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Kenya

The Battle for Living Space in Our Cities: A ...

16 Mar 2017

"It should come as no surprise that SDI affiliated federations of the urban poor, representing...

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BREAKING NEWS: Ongoing Forced Evictions & Dem ...

10 Nov 2016

SDI has been receiving photos and videos all morning from our Nigerian federation members of large...

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Nigeria

Breaking News: 60,000 People Face Immediate T ...

20 Jul 2016

On Friday July 15th, 2016 the Rivers State government made a radio announcement notifying citizens...

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Nigeria

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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Tanzania

Joint Communique Against Forced Evictions Aff ...

30 Oct 2015

Read the Joint Communique Against Forced Evictions Affecting the Urban Poor.  Last week the West Africa...

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Sierra Leone

Thousands of Evictees Suffer Homelessness and Loss of Livelihood After Ijora ...

28 Sep 2015

JOINT PRESS STATEMENT by FRIENDS OF BADIA EAST 28 September 2015 | Lagos, Nigeria Friends of Badia East from across civil society have come together to strongly condemn the forced...

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Nigeria

Addressing Evictions Before Push Comes to Sho ...

18 Sep 2015

A Commentary On A Recent Spate Of Evictions To Affect Federation Groups In West And...

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Sierra Leone

Launch of Upgrading at Flamingo Crescent with ...

23 Feb 2015

**Cross posted from the SA SDI Alliance blog** Authored by CORC “People said Flamingo Crescent...

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South Africa

24: The Day Huruma Slums Got Secure Land Tenure

13 Feb 2015

A backstory inspired by the TV drama, "24".  By Jack Makau, SDI Secretariat 3:56 PM Friday 30th January 2015 Jane Weru, Director of Kenya slum dwellers financing facility, Akiba Mashinani...

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Kenya