According to Mathabo Makuta, the international aid for Africa is mainly targeting rural areas. Since a growing number of people are migrating to cities, we should shift our focus onto the urban issues.
The Financial Times has chosen Habitat for Humanity as its 2018/19 seasonal appeal charity partner. We are really excited to work with FT journalists and tell stories that demonstrate the global scale of the housing crisis.
With funding from The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID), Habitat for Humanity will increase access to clean water, sanitation and waste management for 13,000 slum-dwellers in Monrovia, Liberia.