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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 […]

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    Who will plan Africa’s cities?

    As planning educators seek to train students for employment within the existing system, the urban and rural planning curricula of many planning schools are as outdated as planning legislation. Some African countries have no planning school.The reform and revitalisation of planning education – and legislation – could contribute significantly to sustainable and more equitable urban […]