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Urban Poverty Reduction in Uganda: Government-Run Market Infrastructure and Vendor Expectations in Kampala Capital City Authority

Uganda has been faced with rapid urbanisation but with an infrastructural deficit (ADB 2009, p.v). Recently, Uganda has embarked on investment in market infrastructure development with support from World Bank and other development partners following a feasibility study carried out in 2008. From the feasibility study, the need to facilitate increased marketing and general improvement …

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The Effect of Government Relocation Policies on the Livelihoods Strategies of Poor Households: The Case of Basha Wolde Chilot

This research aimed at exploring the effects government relocation policies on the livelihoods strategies of poor urban households relocated from Basha Wolde Chilot, one of the poor urban neighborhoods in Addis Ababa, the Capital of Ethiopia. The research was conducted almost a year and half after the relocation had taken place. Qualitative method, interpretative epistemological …

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