Investigating urban development in the ‘new scramble for Africa’

Tom Goodfellow's new research project looks at the impact of Chinese investment in African urban development

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New housing/new crime?

Paula Meth analyses safety, governance and incivility in new housing developments in South Africa

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Megaprojects and the reshaping of urban futures

Our new project seeks to examine issues of goverance and equity in the development of the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor

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