Call for Applications: 2019 Academy of African Urban Diversity

The African continent is rapidly urbanizing. If this point is agreed upon by a wide variety of actors—from media, to governments, UN agencies, development banks as well as scholars—there is far less consensus about what this process will mean for Africans. The Academy of African Urban Diversity aims to bring together doctoral students to debate […]

Aboubacar Traoré, Inch'Allah, 2015

Call for applications: Bamako Encounters 2017

Applications for participate in the 11th Bamako Encounters, a platform dedicated to contemporary photography in Africa, are open

Applications open: Fellowships for early to mid-career urban scholars from the Global South

Call for applications for three Urban Studies Foundation (USF) International Fellowships for early to mid-career urban scholars from the global south.

Funded one-year sustainable cities program: MIT (USA) and UTM (Malaysia)

The MIT-UTM Malaysia Sustainable Cities Program (MSCP) is seeking applications from university faculty and senior researchers in the Global South for a fully funded, two-semester Visiting Scholars program.

Call for applications to Trier Summer University: Decolonizing urbanism: Transformative perspectives

Call for application to the Summer University “Decolonizing Urbanism – Transformative Perspectives” hosted by The Governance and Sustainability Lab at Trier University (Germany).

Call for Applications: MSc in Integrated Urbanism and Sustainable Design (IUSD)

Applications open for the Integrated Urbanism and Sustainable Design Master’s program
hosted by Ain Shams University in Egypt and University of Stuttgart in

Jobs: UCLG’s African Local Government Academy (ALGA)

Three positions open at UCLG Africa’s African Local Government Academy.

IFRA Nairobi: Call for Applications for Fieldwork Grants (2017)

IFRA-Nairobi is offering fieldwork grants to masters and doctoral students to conduct their research in 2017.

Post docs at the Urban Futures Centre

The Urban Futures Centre at the Durban University of Technology has two post-doc posts available for 2017.

Post-doc fellowships in urban real estate available at University of Cape Town

Postdoc fellowships with the UCT–Nedbank Urban Real Estate Research Unit.