Urban News Roundup (December 11, 2015)

City news headlines from around the continent.

The prosperity of African cities

Using the UN-Habitat Cities Prosperity Index to gain insight into African cities and the challenges they face.

Urban News Roundup (November 20, 2015)

Urban news headlines from around the continent.

Tokyo skyline in morning mist

Africa’s emerging mega-cities

Mark Jackson tracks the growth of Africa’s three emerging mega-cities over the past 25 years and consider their future form.

SEED alternative low carbon housing design

South Africa’s low-cost housing: constraints and opportunities

Highlighting the opportunities and constraints for better low cost housing in South Africa.

Urban News Roundup (November 6, 2015)

City news headlines from around the continent.

Nairobi, Kibera

Snapshots of rapid urbanisation across Africa

With rapid urbanisation taking place across the continent, what urban forms are we seeing in the fastest growing cities, and what will they look like by 2050?

Urban News Roundup (October 16, 2015)

Urban news headlines from around the continent.

Urban News Roundup (October 2, 2015)

City news headlines from around the continent.

Urban News Roundup (September 18, 2015)

Urban news headlines from around the continent.