Community Based Projects

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

Settlement Re-blocking in Mtshini Wam, Cape Town

Updated: 18/01/2017

Re-blocking of two hundred and fifty (250) shacks in Mtshini Wam settlement, Cape Town. 

Mtshini Wam
Cape Town
South Africa
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
South African SDI Alliance
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Housing
Grant funding $ 75,000.00 Completed

20 Cities Slum Upgrading Project

Updated: 18/03/2016

Slum upgrading including drainage, water and electrcity installation in twenty (20) cities across India.

National
India
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Society for the Promotion of Area Resource Centres (SPARC)
National Slum Dwellers Federation (NSDF) and Mahila Milan
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Housing
Grant funding $ 300,000.00 Active

Skills Building for Housing and Sanitation

Updated: 11/03/2016

Construction of housing and sanitiation facilities as well as increasing Federation skills across India. 

National
India
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Sida (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency)
Society for the Promotion of Area Resource Centres (SPARC)
National Slum Dwellers Federation (NSDF) and Mahila Milan
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Water & Sanitation
Housing
Grant funding $ 300,000.00 Completed

Ashaiman Latrines Construction

Updated: 19/02/2016

Construction of household toilets in settlements in Ashaiman.

Ashaiman
Ghana
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Ghana Homeless People's Federation
People's Dialogue on Human Settlements
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Water & Sanitation
Grant funding $ 110,000.00 Active

Housing Pre-Finance Loans: Various Locations - Blouwes

Updated: 19/01/2016

Pre-financed housing construction in six urban areas across Namibia.

Blouwes
Namibia
Shack Dweller's Federation of Namibia (SDFN)
Namibia Housing Action Group (NHAG)
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Housing
Grant funding $ 137,500.00 Active

Zambia Incremental Housing Project: Mongu

Updated: 12/01/2016

Housing construction in settlements in Mongu, Choma, and Kitwe.

Mongu, Choma and Kitwe
Zambia
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
People's Process on Housing & Poverty (PPHPZ)
Zambian Homeless People's Federation
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Housing
Grant funding $ 160,000.00 Active

Building a Pro-Poor Platform in Zimbabwe: Chinhoyi

Updated: 30/11/2015

Technical assistance to assist slum upgrading processes in Zimbabwe.

Chinhoyi
Zimbabwe
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Sida (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency)
Dialogue on Shelter & Zimbabwe Homeless People's Federation
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Housing
Grant funding $ 57,500.00 Active

Building a Pro-Poor Platform in Zimbabwe: Kariba

Updated: 30/11/2015

Technical assistance to assist slum upgrading processes in Zimbabwe.

Kariba
Zimbabwe
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Sida (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency)
Dialogue on Shelter & Zimbabwe Homeless People's Federation
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Other Infrastructure
Grant funding $ 57,500.00 Active

Building a Pro-Poor Platform in Zimbabwe: Kadoma

Updated: 30/11/2015

Technical assistance to assist slum upgrading processes in Zimbabwe.

Kadoma
Zimbabwe
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Sida (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency)
Dialogue on Shelter & Zimbabwe Homeless People's Federation
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Housing
Grant funding $ 57,500.00 Active

Building a Pro-Poor Platform in Zimbabwe: Masvingo

Updated: 30/11/2015

Technical assistance to assist slum upgrading processes in Zimbabwe.

Masvingo
Zimbabwe
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Sida (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency)
Dialogue on Shelter & Zimbabwe Homeless People's Federation
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Housing
$ 57,500.00 Active

National Housing Pre-Finance in Namibia: Kunene

Updated: 30/11/2015

Pre-financed housing construction across Namibia.

Kunene
Namibia
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Shack Dweller's Federation of Namibia (SDFN)
Namibia Housing Action Group (NHAG)
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Housing
Grant funding $ 375,000.00 Completed

National Housing Pre-Finance in Namibia: Otjozondjupa West

Updated: 30/11/2015

Pre-financed housing construction across Namibia.

Otjozondjupa
Namibia
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Shack Dweller's Federation of Namibia (SDFN)
Namibia Housing Action Group (NHAG)
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Housing
Grant funding $ 375,000.00 Completed

National Housing Pre-Finance in Namibia: Omaheke

Updated: 30/11/2015

Pre-financed housing construction across Namibia.

Omaheke
Namibia
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Shack Dweller's Federation of Namibia (SDFN)
Namibia Housing Action Group (NHAG)
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Housing
Grant funding $ 375,000.00 Completed

National Housing Pre-Finance in Namibia: Oshikoto

Updated: 30/11/2015

Pre-financed housing construction across Namibia.

Oshikoto
Namibia
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Shack Dweller's Federation of Namibia (SDFN)
Namibia Housing Action Group (NHAG)
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Housing
Grant funding $ 375,000.00 Completed

National Housing Pre-Finance in Namibia: Omusati

Updated: 30/11/2015

Pre-financed housing construction across Namibia. 

Omusati
Namibia
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Shack Dweller's Federation of Namibia (SDFN)
Namibia Housing Action Group (NHAG)
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Housing
Grant funding $ 375,000.00 Completed

National Housing Pre-Finance in Namibia: Ohangwena

Updated: 30/11/2015

Pre-financed housing construction across Namibia.

Ohangwena
Namibia
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Shack Dweller's Federation of Namibia (SDFN)
Namibia Housing Action Group (NHAG)
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rockefeller Foundation
Housing
Grant funding $ 375,000.00 Completed

Housing Pre-Finance Loans: Various Locations - Rehoboth

Updated: 24/11/2015

Pre-financed housing construction in six urban areas across Namibia.

Rehoboth
Namibia
Shack Dweller's Federation of Namibia (SDFN)
Namibia Housing Action Group (NHAG)
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Housing
Grant funding $ 137,500.00 Active

Housing Pre-Finance Loans: Various Locations - Katima Mulilo

Updated: 24/11/2015

Pre-financed housing construction in six urban areas across Namibia.

Katima Mulilo
Namibia
Shack Dweller's Federation of Namibia (SDFN)
Namibia Housing Action Group (NHAG)
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Housing
Grant funding $ 137,500.00 Active

Housing Pre-Finance Loans: Various Locations - Omaruru

Updated: 24/11/2015

Pre-financed housing construction in six urban areas across Namibia.

Omaruru
Namibia
Shack Dweller's Federation of Namibia (SDFN)
Namibia Housing Action Group (NHAG)
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Housing
Grant funding $ 137,500.00 Active

Housing Pre-Finance Loans: Various Locations - Luderitz

Updated: 24/11/2015

Pre-financed housing construction in six urban areas across Namibia.

Luderitz
Namibia
Shack Dweller's Federation of Namibia (SDFN)
Namibia Housing Action Group (NHAG)
Norway Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Housing
$ 137,500.00 Active