PhD Seminar Series

This links PhD students from a range of departments, all undertaking urban related work. It fosters a core constituency for inter-disciplinary work on a range of urban questions. The seminar convenes every three weeks to explore contemporary urban theory through the lenses of African urbanism and sustainable human settlements, and reflect on methodological aspects of […]

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  • Imperatives for a holistic urban agenda

    Reorienting a development agenda to accommodate the new African realities and its urban future is not as simple as it seems says Dr Sue Parnell in this presentation given at the UNHabitat “Take Off” Conference in Nairobi, December 2013