Community Based Projects

The projects below represent the UPFI projects along with Donor Partners and Implementing Partners.
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11 Projects

Old Fadama Post-Fire Relief

Updated: 19/02/2016

Support for housing structure construction and re-develoment of businesses after a fire in Old Fadama settlement, Accra.

Old Fadama
Accra
Ghana
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Ghana Homeless People's Federation
People's Dialogue on Human Settlements
Land & Tenure Security
Grant funding $ 35,000.00 Completed

Timau Land for Housing Project

Updated: 17/11/2015

Purchase of land in Nairobi, Timau, for housing construction for Federation members.

Timau
Nairobi
Kenya
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Muungano wa Wanavijiji
Akiba Mashinani Trust
Land & Tenure Security
Housing
Grant funding $ 36,907.00 Active

Nairobi Railway Relocation Action Plan Design: Mukuru Kwa Njenga

Updated: 17/11/2015

Design of a relocation action plan (RAP) to prevent eviction of Mukuru Kwa Njenga slum dwellers residing along railway lines in Nairobi.

Mukuru
Nairobi
Kenya
Ford Foundation
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Homeless Peoples' Federation of Tanzania
Muungano wa Wanavijiji
Akiba Mashinani Trust
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Land & Tenure Security
Housing
Grant funding $ 127,000.00 Completed

Nairobi Railway Relocation Action Plan Design: Kibera

Updated: 17/11/2015

Design of a relocation action plan (RAP) to prevent eviction of Kibera slum dwellers residing along railway lines in Nairobi. 

Kibera
Nairobi
Kenya
Ford Foundation
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Homeless Peoples' Federation of Tanzania
Muungano wa Wanavijiji
Akiba Mashinani Trust
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Land & Tenure Security
Housing
$ 127,000.00 Completed

Agriculture, Housing, Land, and Water Support: The Kondele Network Water Project

Updated: 16/11/2015

Technical assistance for agriculture, housing, land, and water projects.

Kondele
Kisimu
Kenya
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Sida (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency)
Muungano Support Trust (MuST)
Muungano wa Wanavijiji
Akiba Mashinani Trust
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Water & Sanitation
Land & Tenure Security
Housing
$ 40,000.00 Completed

Agriculture, Housing, Land, and Water Support: Mibuyu Saba Land and Housing Project

Updated: 16/11/2015

Technical assistance for agriculture, housing, land, and water projects.

Mibuyu Saba
Kilifi
Kenya
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Sida (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency)
Muungano Support Trust (MuST)
Muungano wa Wanavijiji
Akiba Mashinani Trust
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Water & Sanitation
Land & Tenure Security
Housing
Grant funding $ 40,000.00 Completed

Agriculture, Housing, Land, and Water Support: Kosovo Urban Agriculture Project

Updated: 11/11/2015

Technical assistance for an urban agriculture project.

Kosovo
Nairobi
Kenya
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Sida (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency)
Akiba Mashinani Trust
Muungano Support Trust (MuST)
Muungano wa Wanavijiji
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Water & Sanitation
Land & Tenure Security
Housing
Grant funding $ 40,000.00 Completed

Small Health Initiatives and Infrastructure Upgrading

Updated: 03/11/2015

The construction of a community resource centre, part of which will be utilised as a clinic in Crowborough, Harare.

Crowborough
Harare
Zimbabwe
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Dialogue on Shelter & Zimbabwe Homeless People's Federation
Land & Tenure Security
$ 20,000.00 Active

Plot Allocation for Housing in Nairobi

Updated: 20/10/2015

Regularization of land tenure in Timau, Nairobi.

Katani
Nairobi
Kenya
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Muungano wa Wanavijiji
Akiba Mashinani Trust
Land & Tenure Security
$ 30,000.00 Completed

Support for ISN Solidarity March

Updated: 04/07/2014

Support for a solidarity march to improve government engagement and service provision in Gauteng province. 

Johannesburg
South Africa
South African SDI Alliance
Land & Tenure Security
$ 17,104.00 Completed

Ruo Emoh Greenfield Development, Cape Town

Updated: 20/03/2014

Greenfield integrated medium-density development in Mitchells Plain, Cape Town.

Mitchells Plain
Cape Town
South Africa
Federation of the Urban Poor (FEDUP)
Community Organisation Resource Centre (CORC)
uTshani Fund
Land & Tenure Security
Housing
Grant funding $ 417,648.00 Active