President, Slum Dwellers International (SDI) Network
Joseph Muturi is a national community leader of Muungano wa Wanavijiji, the Kenyan Slum Dweller Federation. Since joining the Federation in 1998, Joseph has played a central role in negotiating and implementing projects to strengthen security of tenure and improve living conditions for urban poor communities in Kenya. Joseph has supported communities to build consensus on strategy, budgeting, planning, and implementation of projects. He has been instrumental in building national federations in East and West Africa and has established partnerships with government and key stakeholders, both for Muungano and the SDI network.