ACTogether, established in 2006, facilitates processes that develop organizational capacity at the local level and promote pro-poor policy and practice in Uganda’s urban development arena.
The National Slum Dwellers Federation of Uganda (NSDFU)
a member of the Shack/Slum Dwellers International (SDI) network and currently boasts approximately 38,000 members in 15 urban centers across the country.
Aside from Kampala, the Federation is active in fifteen secondary cities.
Shack/Slum Dwellers International (SDI)
a network of community-based organizations of the urban poor in 33 countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America..
It was launched in 1996 when “federations” of the urban poor in countries such as India and South Africa
SDI Learning Center
SDI emerged from the shared trans-national learning of two country-based Federations of the Urban Poor: Mahila Milan/NSDF in India and the Federation of the Urban Poor in South Africa.
In the past two decades this trans-national learning has had an impact