Call for chapter submissions to an edited volume focusing on the micropolitics of informal public transport in contemporary urban Africa.
Paper provides analysis of urbanisation in the Ghanaian city of Kumasi in relation to its impacts on commercialization of residential land.
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.
Toward the networked city? Translating technological ideals and planning models in water and sanitation systems in Dar es Salaam
Paper addresses the contradiction between the ideal of the ‘networked city’ and the reality of unequal access to water and sanitation services in Dar es Salaam.
The African Climate and Development Initiative (ACDI) wishes to appoint a deputy director.
Article outlines measures for addressing urban air pollution and its associated health impacts in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Article uses the conceptual frame of hustle to examine the everyday dealings associated with uncertainty and accepted informalities that pervade realms of everyday life among youth in precarious urban geographies.
Paper examines the politics around the Red Location Museum in New Brighton, Port Elizabeth, and the housing protests that developed in response to the museum project.
This study assesses the applicability of ‘smart infrastructure’ to achieve sustainable urban development in Lagos metropolis.
A thriving coal mining city in crisis? The governance and spatial planning challenges at Witbank, South Africa
This paper discusses how a flourishing city such as Witbank, with its economy based on non-renewable resources, manages its vulnerabilities.