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Call for papers: Sustainable low-income human settlements in Southern Africa

Call for papers for a special edition of the Journal of Urbanism: Sustainable low-income human settlements in Southern Africa

Life in the city: call for proposals

This call is for proposals for innovative, trans-disciplinary research, grounded in real world challenges facing Johannesburg.

Call for papers: first Mozambique Urban Research Forum

The National Urban Forum (FUN) is a multilateral platform that aims to promote a debate and to support procedures relating to sustainable urban development at the country level.

Call for papers: Sustainable building and infrastructure provision in the Nigerian educational sector

The maiden edition of the International Conference on Sustainable Buildings and Infrastructure (ICOSBIN), will be held at the International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan (Ibadan, Nigeria), from 31 May to 2 June 2016.

Alternative & Renewable Energy Quest in Architecture & Urbanism

Conference seeks to promote and disseminate knowledge of the integration of technologies of renewable and alternative energy in physical design

Call for papers: Global mobilities, migration and African mega-cities

An upcoming special issue of the journal New Diversities will focus on global mobilities, migration and African mega-cities and is seeking submissions.

Communities on the move: Effects of diasporas on regional development, innovation and entrepreneurship

Opportunity to submit abstracts and papers speaking to the impact of diasporas, mobility and migration on regional economic development.

Sustainable Built Environment Conference 16: Cairo

A call for paper submissions and registration to the international Sustainable Built Environment conference to be held in Cairo at the end of this year.

Call for papers: How African Cities work — Material life and postcoloniality

Call for papers for a panel at the African Studies Association of the UK conference, September 2016.

Call for papers: World Conference on Humanitarian Studies

Call for papers for The World Conference on Humanitarian Studies – ‘Changing Crises and the Quest for Adequate Solutions.’