Menstruation and Education: How a lack of sanitary towels reduces college attendance in Kenyan slums

As people continue to migrate away from rural areas and into cities, cities that are growing to devour the land around it, the numbers of people living in slums

Dec 08, 2013 · Coronation Park is a squatter camp with a majority white population in Krugersdorp, South Africa. euronews, the most watched news channel in Europe

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Welcome to Kenya. Kenya is a beautiful country, with stunning beaches and a large number of wildlife parks and reserves. Visitors also come to experience the unique

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Kibera (Nubian: Forest or Jungle) is a division of Nairobi Area, Kenya, and neighbourhood of the city of Nairobi, 6.6 kilometres (4.1 mi) from the city centre. Kibera

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Where the Sidewalks End. One out of every seven people now lives in a slum-or at least that’s the UN’s best estimate. More and more slum residents are organizing to

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Slums, climate change and human health in sub-Saharan Africa Brodie Ramin a. a. Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, K1H 8M5, Canada.

A slum is a heavily populated urban informal settlement characterized by substandard housing and squalor. While slums differ in size and other characteristics, most

As the city population swells by up to eight percent every year, the slums and their associated problems are growing. The government estimates that Lagos will have

Millions of Africans live inm dwellers, but also preventi slums, and the rapid growth of African cities is compounding the problem. Africa faces the huge challenge of