The ACC aims to produce credible new knowledge on the drivers of urban crisis in African cities with an eye on systemic solutions
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    African Urban Infrastructure Symposium

    Urban Infrastructure in Sub-Saharan Africa – Harnessing Land Values, Housing and Transport  Symposium on research findings – Cape Town, 20 & 21 July 2015 Powerpoint slide presentations from the ACC’s end-of-project symposium on urban infrastructure finance. The research was supported by the UK Department for International Development (DfID), July 2014 – July 2015.     […]

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    Luxified skies: How vertical urban housing became an elite preserve

    The African Centre for Cities and the School of Architecture, Planning and Geomatics are pleased to co-host a Special Lecture by Prof Stephen Graham entitled ‘Luxified skies: How vertical urban housing became an elite preserve’. Abstract This talk is a call for critical urban research to address the vertical as well as horizontal aspects of social […]