Project Title: Activating Urban Poor Community Voice in Planning and Governance for Responsive Urban Development
Location: Blantyre and Lilongwe
Grant Amount: £131,624
Project Duration: 2 years 3 Months
End Date: 31st January, 2015
The project aims to develop a critical mass of organized urban and poor communities that understand their settlement issues and uses evidence to influence service delivery, ensure responsive urban planning and development as well as enhance accountability and transparency of resource wielding authorities.
- Increased social cohesion and organization of the urban poor through functioning relationships with the local council.
- Urban poor communities with improved access to information on rights entitlements and responsibilities in the city;
- Increased commitment and resource allocation to community priorities and transparency of resource wielding authorities.