Beth Chitekwe Biti

Slum Dwellers International (SDI)

Deputy Director of the SDI Secretariat


Beth Chitekwe-Biti recently joined the SDI secretariat as Deputy Director. Before moving to SDI, Beth was the Founder Director of Dialogue on Shelter, a Zimbabwean NGO that’s working in a unique alliance with the Zimbabwe Homeless People’s Federation, a movement organised in urban poor neighbourhoods to push for secure tenure and inclusive human settlements. The two organisations are affiliated to the global movement of slum dwellers, Slum Dwellers International. Beth holds a planning degree from the University of Zimbabwe, a Postgraduate Certificate in Housing from the University College of London and a PhD in Development Policy and Management from the University of Manchester.

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