Research on Nairobi Informal Settlements

Republic of Kenya: Ministry of Land, Housing and Urban Development

Seattle Times

A good series about life and reality in the slums.

Part One

Part Two

Part Three




Here is a BBC clip about Slums by those living in the Slums

BBC - Citizen Journalists in Kenya's Biggest Slum

African Population and Health Research Centre

Population and Health Dynamics in Nairobi's Informal Settlements.

Report of the Nairobi Cross-Sectional Slums Survey (NCSS) 2012. Nairobi: APHRC


Thomson reuters Foundation News

Unexpected issues from giving slum residents secure title deeds.

'Favela Chic' will price us out of our homes. Rio's Slum Residents Speak Out