Four million slum dwellers in Delhi to win property rights

Friday, 25 October 2019

Almost 2,000 informal settlements in Delhi are set to be legalized under a new law agreed by the ......

Armed with maps and music, Nigeria’s slum dwellers fight evictions

Tuesday, 11 June 2019

When bulldozers entered the Nigerian slum of Njemanze and started tearing down hundreds of ......

Brazil police shoot dead eight in Rio’s biggest slums

Tuesday, 07 May 2019

Brazilian police shot dead eight people in one of Rio de Janeiro’s biggest slums on Monday, an ......

Can Egypt’s slums be replaced by ‘safe zones’?

Sunday, 31 March 2019

Egypt is home to 1,100 slum areas, 350 of which are in and around Cairo. In addition to their lack ......

PHOTOS: 12,000 homes across Mumbai slums get colorful makeover

Thursday, 07 June 2018

Mumbai’s slums are getting a colorful makeover thanks to an organization that aims to change ......

Madonna moved to tears by case of child rape in Kenya

Wednesday, 06 July 2016

Pop star Madonna was reduced to tears during a trip to Kenya as she listened to a man describe how ......

Egypt to spend $127 mln in revamping slums

Sunday, 26 July 2015

Egypt will allocate $127 million of its annual budget in the 2015/2016 fiscal year to develop slum ......

Slum to stage: Tale of Mumbai shantytown lights up London theater

Saturday, 22 November 2014

London audiences were given insight into the experience of Indian slum dwelling this week with the ......

Egypt central bank earmarks $1.44bn for low-cost housing

Tuesday, 18 February 2014

Egypt’s central bank said on Tuesday it would allocate 10 billion Egyptian pounds ($1.44bn) ......