Shack Slum Dwellers International

Communities Drive Progress in Slum Sanitation

Foto: SDI Fuente: Shack/Slum Dwellers International The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) make a clear commitment to universal sanitation. This is to be welcomed. But for the SDGs to be realized, they must be grounded in practical actions that can be replicated affordably, rapidly, and at scale. […]

Knowledge is Power: Collecting Data in Nairobi’s Slums

Foto: SDI Fuente: Shack/Slum Dwellers International Born in an informal settlement and brought up in yet another informal slum in Nairobi, in itself sounds catastrophic. Having been born in Korogocho did not castigate me to a life of poverty; I had a vision to lead a normal life. Raised in a family of four girls and four boys life was not that promising but I learned to live a simple life. […]

Making Technology Count for the Urban Poor in Thika, Kenya

Foto: SDI Fuente: Shack/Slum Dwellers International On 12 August 2015 in Kiambu County, Kenya, the County Government, the Kenyan Slum Dwellers Federation – Muungano wa Wanavijiji – and Shack / Slum Dwellers International (SDI) marked the beginning of a partnership to profile, enumerate, and upgrade Kiandutu informal settlement in Thika town. […]

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