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Researchers explore avenues to curb unsavoury Africa urbanisation

cape-town-central  Researchers explore avenues to curb unsavoury Africa urbanisation cape town central

Following previous meetings held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in March 2013 and in Nairobi, Kenya in February 2014, the Africa Urban Research Institute (AURI) recently (November 2014) in Cape Town, South Africa convened a gathering with a thematic focus on “Urban research for reducing urban poverty” to plan for the future. Organisers were of the belief that outcomes of the ...

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International Conference of Urban and Regional Planning (ICURP) 2014 in photos

International Conference of Urban and Regional Planning (ICURP) 2014 in photos IMG 8244

Efforts to tackle the growing challenge of urbanisation on the African continent were revisited recently as settlement development practitioners gathered for three days in Lagos to explore the emerging African Urban Agenda. The Department of Urban and Regional Planning of the University of Lagos in Nigeria hosted professionals and students from around the world to discuss the continent’s human settlements trials. ...

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Planners devise modalities for realistic African Urban Agenda

Planners devise modalities for realistic African Urban Agenda Lagos Nigeria 57991

Participants made up of representatives of academics from 25 universities and research institutions in eight countries, public and private sector built environment practitioners, independent researchers, civil society organisations, professional bodies, international development agencies including ICF International, UN-HABITAT and the media recently brainstormed for three days in Lagos. The event was the International Conference of Urban and Regional Planning (ICURP) 2014, ...

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Eggheads explore emerging African Urban Agenda

Eggheads explore emerging African Urban Agenda Prof

Efforts to tackle the growing challenge of urbanisation on the African continent is being revisited as settlement development practitioners gather for three days in Lagos from Monday, October 13, 2014 to explore the emerging African Urban Agenda. The Department of Urban and Regional Planning of the University of Lagos in Nigeria will host professionals and students from around the world ...

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