A Spark of Hope: Making Nairobi’s Slums Fire Resilient

By |2024-01-04T08:56:15+01:00January 9th 2020|

High density and poor building materials make informal settlements extremely prone to fire hazards. The Nairobi-based enterprise Kwangu Kwako has developed a housing model that, while being truly affordable, increases fire resilience and thus positively affects many aspects of residents' lives.