London, UK

24th February 2010
Amnesty International Human Rights Action Centre, London

An expert panel discussion on the growth of urban poverty and informal settlements.

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Adam Parsons – author of Megaslumming, editor at STWR

David Satterthwaite – International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)

Malavika Vartak – Amnesty International


Nairobi, Kenya

20th January 2010
National Museum of Kenya, Nairobi

A book launch and public debate on the growth urban shantytowns, focusing on Kibera.

Press release
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Further events coming soon