Zimbabwe's Urban Resilience Programme ...

23 Oct 2020

Project Background Dialogue on Shelter, the Zimbabwe Homeless People’s Federation (ZHPF) and the Zimbabwe Young...

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Zimbabwe

Call to international funders: address grassr ...

21 Oct 2020

This article was originally posted on the IIED blog. By Sheela Patel  As COVID-19 persists...

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Malayamma Savings Mama ...

24 Oct 2019

Malayamma, a savings collector with the Mahila Milan poor women's network, begins each day walking house-to-house collecting...

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India

Makhodo savings has gone digital ...

19 Sep 2019

Between June and August 2019, the Malawi federation has begun a process to digitize its...

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Malawi

Re-blocking & Resilience in Canumay East, Man ...

05 Dec 2018

This case study was prepared by the Homeless People's Federation of the Philippines, SDI and COADY as part of a...

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Philippines

Highlights from the Nigeria Federation: A yea ...

02 Oct 2018

Port Harcourt Federation volunteers launch a new savings group in Diobu waterfront Despite being one...

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Nigeria

Krishnappa: The black Raaj Kumar has come for ...

14 Sep 2018

"You must hear this man's story. He is very good at stopping the land grabbers"...

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India

A People’s Housing Fund for Bolivia’s Poo ...

13 Aug 2018

Organize As of 2017, the Tejiendo Ciudades federation has organized 32 groups in 3 cities...

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Bolivia

Building Savings & Social Capital in Malawi ...

13 Jun 2018

Organize As of 2017, the Malawi Homeless People’s Federation has organized 505 groups in 28...

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Malawi

Movement of the Mamas ...

30 Jun 2017

This text comprises excerpts from the South Africa affiliate’s reporting. “Saving is our heartbeat”, any...

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South Africa

Community Savings: a basic building block in the work of urban poor federations

21 Oct 2014

This paper describes the community savings groups that are the foundation of many federations of slum/shack dwellers/homeless people in Africa, Asia and Latin America. It reports on discussions with federation...

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Zimbabwe