Working paper

The lack of systematic and homogenous records of people being impacted by everyday hazards and disaster events at all scales in many African cities is a major limitation to effective planning for r

Policy brief

In Dar es Salaam, climate model analysis strongly suggests that both day- and nighttime temperatures will rise, with heat waves also expected to increase.

 Photo: Pascal Kipkemboi, July 2018 Residents gather around the bridge abutment at the Lang’ata side of Kibera – the beginning of the bypass.
Blog entry

Repost of original article from: KDI BLOG, written by The KDI Kenya Team (Joe, Amos, Pascal, Ibra, Charles, Sabrina, Rosie)

Policy brief

Kenya has developed various policy frameworks to guide the management of solid waste.

Policy brief

Kenya has developed various policy frameworks to guide the management of solid waste.

Policy brief

Globally, urbanisation is associated with the increased generation of solid waste. City authorities are struggling to provide adequate waste management services,

Policy brief

Around half of the urban population in sub-Saharan Africa live in informal settlements, lacking the basic infrastructure and services on which good health depends.