Kibera

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Kibera push factors
Poor livivng condititons, lack of jobs, climate, water supplies, lack of education
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Kiberia pull factors (opportunties)
Better paid jobs, better quality of life, education, entertainment, better health care
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Kibera - reasons for urbanisation
Rural to urban migration (push and pull), natural increase.
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Kibera problems
Slums (shanty towns), overpopulation - spread of diseases, crime, not enough jobs to go around, people don't own their own land, houses are very small, not enough electricity, polluted water.
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How to overcome these problems
Self-help homes, buy better quality materials, redevelopment of squatter areas by evicting the squatters and rebuild the site, site and service - the governement moves people out of shanty towns and put them into low-cost basic houses, put in toliets
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Card 2

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Better paid jobs, better quality of life, education, entertainment, better health care

Back

Kiberia pull factors (opportunties)

Card 3

Front

Rural to urban migration (push and pull), natural increase.

Back

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Card 4

Front

Slums (shanty towns), overpopulation - spread of diseases, crime, not enough jobs to go around, people don't own their own land, houses are very small, not enough electricity, polluted water.

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

Self-help homes, buy better quality materials, redevelopment of squatter areas by evicting the squatters and rebuild the site, site and service - the governement moves people out of shanty towns and put them into low-cost basic houses, put in toliets

Back

Preview of the back of card 5

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