01.02.18

Methodologies Of The Urban Periphery: Defining And Researching Urban African Peripheries

a comparative study of peri-urban areas in South Africa and Ethiopia

16.03.17

How Women and Men Experience the City. Gender in an Informal Urban Context

What does it mean to be male or female in society? How do gender relations shift?

08.03.17

Why it makes sense to build ecosystem restoration into economic growth plans

It’s increasingly clear that there is something fundamentally wrong with the way humans run the world.

01.11.16

Urban land and conflict in the global South

As part of #SIIDspotlight, Melanie Lombard discusses urban land conflict.

01.06.16

Changing dietary patterns in South African cities: from traditional to modern foods?

SIID funded project team assesses dietary patterns among urban adolescents in Sub-Saharan Africa, using the Birth To Twenty Plus data set.

04.03.16

Nutrition transition in South African cities

In the context of South Africa’s “triple burden” of disease, urban anthropometric patterns are not changing in the same way for everyone.