Rebuilding Toi Market

This short film tells the story of Kibera, a Nairobi slum with more than a million inhabitants, that has moved from violence to reconciliation.

Jamii Bora is the largest microfinance institution in Kenya. Many of the members live in Kibera, a Nairobi slum with more than a million inhabitants. On the evening of 30 December 2007 Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki was sworn in for a second term following a widely disputed election. Riots erupted between rival ethnic groups. This short film tells the story of a community that has moved from violence to reconciliation.

Camera/editor: Peter Cairns

Written and produced by Jeanette Thomas

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