Community Based Projects

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

Community-led Waste Management

Updated: 19/02/2016

A community-driven waste management and income-generation initiative in Accra's largest slum settlement, Old Fadama. 

Old Fadama
Accra
Ghana
Ghana Homeless People's Federation
People's Dialogue on Human Settlements
Water & Sanitation
Other Infrastructure
Livelihoods
Grant funding $ 26,050.00 Active

Blantyre Post-Disaster Rehabilitation Project: Nancholi

Updated: 01/12/2015

This is a rehabilitation project targeting six (6) informal settlements in the city of Blantyre, that were affected by heavy rains and ...

Nancholi
Blantyre
Malawi
Centre for Community Organisation & Development (CCODE)
Other Infrastructure
Livelihoods
Housing
Grant funding $ 90,000.00 Active

Lubaga Sanitation Unit Jinja

Updated: 27/10/2015

Construction of a water and sanitiation unit complete with toilets, showers and community resource centre in Rubaga, Kampala. 

Rubaga
Kampala
Uganda
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
AcTogether Uganda
National Slum Dwellers Federation of Uganda (NSDFU)
Water & Sanitation
Public Amenities
Livelihoods
$ 8,600.00 Active

Boda Boda Taxi Service Livelihood Project

Updated: 27/10/2015

Establishment of a community-owned and operated taxi service in Kampala, to provide transport for Federation leaders and members and to generate an ...

Kampala
Uganda
AcTogether Uganda
National Slum Dwellers Federation of Uganda (NSDFU)
Livelihoods
$ 10,000.00 Active

Jinja Materials Training Center

Updated: 26/10/2015

The establishment of a materials construction workshop in Jinja, providing income to subsidize and manufacture building materials for projects.

Jinja
Uganda
AcTogether Uganda
National Slum Dwellers Federation of Uganda (NSDFU)
Livelihoods
$ 20,586.00 Active

Kinawataka Market Sanitation

Updated: 26/10/2015

The construction of a water and sanitation unit with a community resource centre in Kinawataka market, Nakawa settlement, Kampala. 

Kinawataka
Kampala
Uganda
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
AcTogether Uganda
National Slum Dwellers Federation of Uganda (NSDFU)
Water & Sanitation
Public Amenities
Livelihoods
$ 15,600.00 Active

Community-Driven Taxi Service Livelihoods Project

Updated: 19/10/2015

The purchase of a vehicle to be used as part of a community-driven taxi service, which is an income generating project by ...

Nairobi
Kenya
Muungano wa Wanavijiji
Akiba Mashinani Trust
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Livelihoods
$ 10,000.00 Active

Solid Waste Network Social Enterprise Project

Updated: 04/04/2014

Income generation through the establishment of the an informal waste picking network.

Cape Town
South Africa
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
South African SDI Alliance
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Livelihoods
Active