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Ni Sisi – Bridge

Ni Sisi is a new campaign which promotes the idea that citizens can bring about change themselves, rather than waiting for governments, politicians, donors or NGOs to do it for them. Twaweza believes that by standing up and taking action, […]

 
 

Ni Sisi – Pollution

The Ni Sisi campaign is motivated by a number of activities in Tanzania, Kenya, and Uganda. The centerpieces are six television public service announcements. Each of these announcements shows one courageous person taking the first bold and unusual step to […]

 
 

Ni Sisi – Clinic

The Ni Sisi campaign is motivated by a number of activities in Tanzania, Kenya, and Uganda. The centerpieces are six television public service announcements. Each of these announcements shows one courageous person taking the first bold and unusual step to […]

 
 

Africa: Report Shows How Secret Land Deals can Fail to Benefit Nations and How to Make Them Better

Africa: Report Shows How Secret Land Deals can Fail to Benefit Nations and How to Make Them Better

African nations risk giving investors access to large areas of land in rushed, secretive and one-sided deals that fail to deliver real benefits or create new social and environmental problems, according to the first ever legal analysis of contracts which […]

 
 

The impact of the Eurozone Crisis on Africa

Problem – Poverty likely to rise in Africa The financial crisis is likely to push more people into poverty, and undermine progress towards the Millennium Development Goals. The UK Department for International Development (DFID) estimates that by December 2010, the […]