Tag: Governance


Southern Urbanism: The (Non) Exceptionality of Urbanism in Africa

Slum, semi-slum, super-slum- to this has come the evolution of cities.Patrick Geddes Africa, ‘the last frontier for development’. In the aftermath of the 2008/09 Global...

UN Urban: The Politics of Language in Human Settlements Financing

A high-level review panel tasked with reviewing the role and mandate of UN-HABITAT proposed strengthening UN-Habitat and establishing an independent coordinating mechanism, ‘UN-Urban’.