Federation Creates Industry & Employment in Jinja, Uganda

18 Dec 2013

Plans for the Materials Workshop and Training Centre in Jinja, Uganda.  By Ariana K. MacPherson, SDI Secretariat  Major construction is underway in Uganda, a country where youth unemployment sits at...

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Work and Shelter – Two Struggles, One Reality

09 Dec 2013

The struggles of grassroots organizations for livelihoods and shelter have much in common. Organizations explored this common ground at a recent meeting, says Diana Mitlin. Close to a billion people...

Farewell to Nelson Mandela

06 Dec 2013

Nelson Mandela pictured here with Rose Molokoane, national leader of the South African Federation of the Urban Poor.  This week we remember Nelson Mandela for his commitment to the struggle...