New exciting website for our African Peripheries project

Read about the new ‘Living the urban periphery’ project website


Signal Strength: Women & Media practice in conflict & crises situations – Call for papers

Deadline for abstracts: Monday 15 January 2018


New article: Wellbeing and urban governance

Who fails, survives or thrives in informal settlements in Bangladeshi cities?


Public Attitudes to International Development in the UK and Funding for UK-based Development NGOs: Trends, Patterns and New Data

Bringing together an audience of academic researchers and NGO colleagues


Data, Myths and Narratives: The Challenges of the Sustainable Development Agenda

Did you miss Dan Brockington’s Inaugural lecture? You can watch it here!


Just published – Taxing property in a neo-developmental state: The politics of urban land value capture in Rwanda and Ethiopia

African Affairs, Volume 116, Issue 465, 1 October 2017, Pages 549–572