Month: April 2017

CREATING BUDGET PLATFORMS FOR MINING HOST COMMUNITIES IN KWALE COUNTY

CREATING BUDGET PLATFORMS FOR MINING HOST COMMUNITIES IN KWALE COUNTY

According to World Bank (2002) research findings titled ‘Large Mines and Local Communities’, the relationship between mining companies and the local communities is largely undergoing a positive transformation. Hakijamii’s interventions in Kwale seeks to promote the concept of benefit sharing and strengthen the capacity of the beneficiaries to effectively participate in the budget process and […]

MUKURU INFORMAL SETTLEMENT MEETING ON THE STATE OF THE SEWER AND SANITATION FACILITIES

MUKURU INFORMAL SETTLEMENT MEETING ON THE STATE OF THE SEWER AND SANITATION FACILITIES

Members of Mukuru Community Water Monitoring Team, Water Action Groups and community members met on Thursday 13th April 2017 to discuss the state of sanitation in the informal settlement. The Water Monitoring Team consists of 25 members rooted from 8 zones in the region. The meeting focused on reporting on the existing ablution blocks in […]

TWO DAY SENSITIZATION MEETING WITH KISUMU HOUSING COALITION ON THE HOUSING BILL 2016

TWO DAY SENSITIZATION MEETING WITH KISUMU HOUSING COALITION ON THE HOUSING BILL 2016

Through previous meetings with various stakeholders in Kisumu City, we noticed that there was a great need for information on the right to housing and access to basic services. It was also established that there have been efforts to address housing scarcity with various methodologies employed. Hakijamii endeavors to create a platform through which information […]