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Durban / eThekwini Municipality, South Africa
In 2004, the municipality initiated the community ablution blocks (CABs) programme to provide communal water and sanitation facilities to un-served informal settlements in the urban and peri-urban areas of eThekwini.
El Alto, Bolivia
The project for self-sustaining agriculture focuses on local families and especially on the women who have organized themselves in almost 600 community organizations in order to take care of daily issues in residential areas.
In 2004, Medellín opened the first cable car as part of a public transport system worldwide. This gondola lift is supported by the municipality and embedded in an integrated urban development programme. It creates opportunities for the city's poor population and reduces marginalization.
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
To combat natural disasters the Ramani Huria project uses community mapping to increase resilience throughout the city.
To foster a sustainable working relationship between local government and slum dwellers in a bid to expedite the creation of an inclusive city.