Knowledge Networks

The ACC is driven by the belief that Africa’s urban challenges can only be addressed once there is sufficient endogenous intellectual capital steeped in urban research. We therefore see our success dependent on the growth of durable knowledge institutions, focussed on urban issues, across the Continent. The strategic challenge for ACC is how best to […]

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    Ricky Burdett, director of LSE Cities and co-editor of the volume Living in the endless City, speaks about the 500-page tour de force at the Open Book Festival 2011 in Cape Town.

  • Susan Parnell

    Dear African Urbanists

    Here is a chance to influence global urban policy (but please be quick) Many of you will be aware that the United Nations is busy assessing the Millennium Development Goals and defining a post 2015 Development Agenda. A key part of this is the selection of a set of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Importantly there […]

  • City Futures Project Coordination