Posts Tagged ‘urban poor’

Slums and Service Delivery for the Urban Poor...

06/08/2013 By DIAN TRI IRAWATY

  Co-authored by Jill Finlayson   Whether due to resource constraints, capacity constraints, lack of urban planning and management…

Floating Schools and Green Mortgages: Constru...

11/07/2013 By DIAN TRI IRAWATY

    As slums, schools, and homes are designed and built in cities across the developing world, the urban poor are making…

Four Innovative Ways Mobile Phones Are Saving...

25/06/2013 By DIAN TRI IRAWATY

      In the developing world, mobile phones are both ubiquitous and relatively affordable. They are also a good investment,…

Powering Change for the Urban Poor: ‘De...

18/06/2013 By DIAN TRI IRAWATY

    Seventy-nine percent of people living in developing countries don’t have access to electricity. Of those who do,…

Quick Guides and posters on housing the urban...

16/11/2009 By ANDREA FITRIANTO

Bahasa versions of the Quick Guides and posters on housing the urban poor now free to DOWNLOAD! Responding to requests from various…

On Provisional Publics and Intersections: Rem...

30/07/2009 By MARCO KUSUMAWIJAYA

by Abdoumaliq Simone Introduction      For residents of cities, a simple question remains at the heart of their engagement with the…

Stren Kali, Surabaya: Contoh untuk Jakarta

09/07/2009 By MARCO KUSUMAWIJAYA

Oleh Yuli Kusworo. Pemerintah tidak pernah punya alternatif yang masuk akal. Karena itu, inisiatif masyarakat adalah satu-satunya solusi…

Public Transport Marginalisation and Impoveri...

04/07/2009 By MARCO KUSUMAWIJAYA

The study in Cilincing area, North Jakarta, showed the consequence of the absence of public transport service in urban area. There…