Our Work

We support cities and urban development organisations with a wide ranging of services building on our strong research skills.


We conduct research on various topics on urban development across the four regions of Africa that inform cities and organisations on urbanisation.


We help municipalities and governments achieve their visions advising on urban development policy, strategies and plans.


We build capacity of city officials, and organisation by training them on various urban development issues impacting Africa.

From towns, cities to regional and national governments as well as private sector and civil society we provide a wide range of services to support urban transformation towards sustainability, prosperity and inclusiveness.


We conduct research across the four regions of Africa with thematic focus on sustainable cities, prosperous cities and inclusive cities. This include our own independent research and commissioned research by our clients.

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Technical Advisory

On invitation by towns, cities, and national governments; private sector and civil society we provide technical advisory on urban development.

Capacity Building Training

We provide training on various topics focusing on urban development in Africa to towns and city officials, private sector and civil society organisations.

Town Planning

Our Town Planning team provides town planning services to urban development clients currently focusing on South Africa. This include land use management and technical advisory on the built environment.