Reforming Urban Laws in Africa: A practical guide

Reforming Urban Laws in Africa: A Practical Guide

African Centre for Cities launches a new publication Reforming Urban Laws in Africa: A Practical Guide.

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Climate Change Reference Atlas – South Africa

The South African Weather Service has released a Climate Change Reference Atlas providing accurate benchmarks for climate change in the country.

Atlas of Africa Energy Resources

Atlas of Africa Energy Resources

Interested in Africa’s energy sector and the opportunities and challenges for sustainable development of the energy resources on the continent? The newly published Atlas of Africa Energy Resources will shed some light on the subject. The Atlas of Africa Energy Resources, developed by the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) in … Continued

State Of The Cities Report (2016)

The State of Cities Report (SOCR) presents a 5-year perspective on the performance and conditions of South Africa’s largest cities.


Global report on urban health: equitable, healthier cities for sustainable development

Comprehensive report by the World Health Organisation and UN-Habitat with sections focusing on urban health, planning and urban governance.


SDGs: what local govts need to know

Report from UCLG explains how each of the SDGs relates to the daily work of local and regional governments.


Making the invisible visible: generating data on ‘slums’ at local, city and global scales

Report from Shack/Slum Dwellers International describes how the largest set of data on slums was built and how it is being developed.

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What will housing megaprojects do to SA’s cities?

A series of new megaprojects, designed to accelerate housing delivery, is on the cards in South Africa but these schemes threaten to reinforce urban fragmentation, inefficiency and exclusion.


Land delivery systems in West African cities: the example of Bamako, Mali

This publication proposes a systemic approach to analysing land delivery systems in Bamako, Mali.

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Kenneth Gardens Community Project Annual Report 2014

The 2014 annual report for the Kenneth Gardens Community Engagement Project is available here.

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