professional integrity

Methodological considerations for researching corruption and building urban integrity – a Qualitative Action Experiment in Zambia

Laura Nkula-Wenz

The first contribution (Zinnbauer 2019) to the Cities of Integrity¬†working paper series put forward two key messages: first, that tackling corruption in urban development is a key policy challenge of our time; and second, that activating the professional integrity of the urban planning community is a particularly promising and underexplored response to this challenge. (more…)

Integrity in urban development

The tenth World Urban Forum in Abu Dhabi brought together thousands of advocates, civil society organisations, practitioners and government officials to discuss the impacts of urbanisation, housing, land and climate change. Panel discussions, roundtables and networking sessions focused on addressing poverty, inequality and human rights. Despite the strong emphasis on accountability and transparency in the […]