Individual Membership

Become a Member

African Urban Institute membership is essential is you are passionate about urban development, high-quality research, and open debate.

  • Align with a prestigious think tank and demonstrate your passion for independent analysis, trusted dialogue, and transformative ideas in urban development.
  • Unlock a world of knowledge, discounts, and exclusive networking opportunities and updates on our latest research.
  • Join policymakers, thought leaders, academics, young people, and other organisations with a shared interest in urban development.

Full Membership

For people who are passionate about urban affairs and are looking for the complete African Urban Institute experience.

Free
/ year
  • Attend up to 100 member events at African Urban Institute
  • Ability to invite guests to events
  • Exclusive voting rights for council elections
  • Virtual access to all African Urban Institute conferences and events for members.
  • Subscription to the Institute magazine
  • Access to hundreds of resources on urban development from the Institute's library.

Associate Membership

For those looking to access our debate, research, and networking opportunities with our global communities remotely.

Free
/ year
  • Virtual access to all African Urban Institute conferences and events for members.
  • Ability to invite guests to events
  • Exclusive voting rights for council elections
  • Subscription to the Institute magazine
  • Access to hundreds of resources on urban development from the Institute's library.

Student/ Under 30

For young people early in their careers/full-time students who would like all the benefits of full membership but at a discount.

Free
/ year
  • Attend up to 100 member events at African Urban Institute
  • Ability to invite guests to events
  • Exclusive voting rights for council elections
  • Virtual access to all African Urban Institute conferences and events for members.
  • Subscription to the Institute magazine
  • Access to hundreds of resources on urban development from the Institute's library.