Rosetta Kuira

MA International Planning and Sustainable Development

Evaluation of the Efficacy of Community Participation in Slum Upgrade Processes in Kenya: Case Study: Kibera, Nairobi County

This dissertation explores the existing legal and policy framework, and the role of stakeholders in the slum upgrade process, in Kibera, Kenya. It assesses the benefits of the community participatory approach to a habitable and sustainable environment as defined by the UN Habitat and the challenges that remain to put the intentions of the 2010 Constitution into practice.

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