Inspiring Climate Change Action in African Cities: Practical Options for Resilient Pathways

According to the introduction of the working paper Inspiring Climate Change Action in African Cities produced by the FRACTAL project, the need for climate change adaptation has been widely recognised among developing countries since the early 1990s. The 2015 Paris Agreement provided renewed impetus for addressing the issue; many countries included adaptation and mitigation commitments in […]

Who really governs urban Ghana?

Article looks at how urban neighbourhoods in Ghana are really governed and how “hidden” informal networks interact with formal politics.

Better Growth, Better Cities: Rethinking and Redirecting Urbanisation in Africa

This report documents a wide range of projects, programmes and plans being pursued by African cities as part of a new mode of low-carbon urbanism.