Secure Tenure in African Cities - Resources

Innovation Programme Call for Proposals (2019)

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From the field: stories, insights and lessons learned


Photo by: Pamoja Trust
Photo by: Pamoja Trust



Helping Informal Communities Realize Tenure Security: The Social Tenure Domain Model


Our grantee Pamoja Trust shares insight into an innovative, pro-poor, gender- and youth- responsive tool for inclusive, sustainable, and strong urban communities.


Talking Transformation: Blockchains and Housing Ladders


Kecia Rust (CAHF) and Illana Melzer (71Point4) talk about the housing market in South Africa and present how the Transaction Support Centre is assisting lower income property owners with title deed and other property-related problems.






Project Reports: learn more about the achievements and challenges faced by the projects


Poster by: CAHF and 71Point4
Poster by: Transaction Support Centre


A Transaction Support Centre to Support Secure Tenure in Functioning Property Markets in Khayelitsha, South Africa

Project Update (as of November 2019)

Photo by: IRDAC
Photo by: IRDAC


Drones for Land Clarification and the Empowerment of Women

Project Update

Photo by: Association 3535
Photo by: Association 3535


eServices Techniques: a tech solution to help street vendors get access to the public space

Project Update (as of October 2019)

Photo by: Spatial Collective
Photo by: Spatial Collective



Secure Tenure on Zanzibar

Project Update (as of December 2019)

Photo by: Pamoja Trust
Photo by: Pamoja Trust


Upscaling the Social Tenure Domain Model (STDM): creating voice and space with the urban poor in Kenya

Project Update (as of December 2019)


Call for Proposals Documentation