Recap of the Mistra Urban Futures ‘Just City’ conference.
Municipal bonds are increasingly seen as a way to plug the finance gap for African cities that face a chronic shortfall in urban financing.
How a multi-country research team is developing new ways of researching urban food security for the Consuming Urban Poverty project.
Rapid urbanization, coupled with a race for better connectivity, offers an opportunity to introduce smart city initiatives in African cities. But smart cities come with their challenges.
Powering Africa’s urban revolution is complex.
How Lagos can become a bike-friendly city.
Tubercolosis is the top killer in South Africa. Building better houses could help reduce the spread of the disease, writes Stuart Denoon-Stevens.
The importance of safe green spaces in cities should not be underestimated, especially for mental health.
Publication from Mistra Urban Futures gives window into transdisciplinary work on urban development .
Urban Action Lab in Kampala to make crucial contribution from East Africa to pan-African attempts at facing urban challenges.