1. Human Needs Project builds infrastructure for opportunity. In slums we provide basic services (clean water, toilets, showers, laundry) and empowerment services (business skills training, microcredit, a wifi, health kiosk, and a green marketplace). Our Town Centers are self-sustaining social enterprises, earning income for operations and maintenance while encouraging economic growth. HNP’s pilot project is in the Kibera slum of Nairobi, Kenya. Once proof of concept is in and funding in place, HNP plans to scales up its operations and replicate Town Centers around the world.

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    Written/Directed/Shot/Edited by Marco North
    Shoot Producer : Natasha Usherzon
    Music : Martin Ruby

    Agency: Marker Seven
    Creative/Production : Bittersweet Group

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  2. A fly-over of the Human Needs Project Water Centre in Kibera, Kenya

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  3. Human Needs Project founder Connie Nielsen gives the keynote speech at Opportunity International's conference in San Francisco, CA on Oct. 15, 2011.

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  4. This video describes what it might be like if you lived in a slum, without the infrastructure we take for granted.

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  5. Journey to the slum of Kibera in Nairobi, Kenya, and listen to why this community is so in need of basic infrastructure services - sanitation, water, electricity, access to credit and opportunity - not only to survive but to have a chance at bettering their own lives and those of their families.

    Starring: Ted Nyaima, Luciah Monchere, Shaffi Ramadhan - all HNP Managers in Kibera, Kenya
    Voice Narration: Connie Nielsen, President and Co-Founder of Human Needs Project
    Photography: Eddy Mokaya
    Editor: Zippy Kimundu
    Director: Lukalia Gilbert
    Music: Teto Tutuma
    Music Supervisor: Sebastian Sartor
    Production Coordinator: Chris Sutton
    Production Assistant & Script: Megan Warner
    Executive Producer: Connie Nielsen
    Producer: Vibeke Muasya

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