The Sanitation Crisis in Kenya's Slums

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

  • Kenya:   Human Waste Woes in the Slums

    UNIRIN, 27 December 2012

    The odour of human waste is unbearable at the pit latrine behind Nancy Anyango's house in Manyatta, a sprawling slum in the western city of Kisumu. Nearby, a heap of rotting ... read more »

A toilet in Kenya's Mukuru slum