Appeal to Stop Evictions in Nigeria's Lagos State

Updated: Mon 12 Aug, 05:38 am

A new report documents forced evictions carried out in the first phase of a U.S. $200 million World Bank-funded redevelopment project in Lagos State. Amnesty International and the Lagos-based Social … read more »

The Sanitation Crisis in Kenya's Slums

Updated: Mon 31 Dec, 01:28 pm 2012

A lack of toilets and sewer lines in the country's informal settlements has led to a hazardous health and safety situation. read more »

Pro-Poor Planning in African Cities

Updated: Wed 5 Feb, 05:24 am

Governments can buck the trend of exclusionary urban development by being responsive to the needs of citizens who are often displaced as part of modernization, experts say. read more »