Speculative Infrastructures at the Urban Margins
Victoria Okoye reflects on her participation in a thought-provoking panel on engaging the ‘margins’ in the research process, organised and held at The University of Sheffield.
The geopolitics of African urban transformation
Politics around the urban transformations in African cities and how this has changed in recent years.
Podcast: Urban Change and Gender in the Global South
Dr Paula Meth
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?
The contested terrain of urban citizenship
In 2009 more than 50% of the world’s population lived in urban areas
How changing urban diets are linked to poor health and climate change
SIID and Grantham Centre researchers attended the UN Conference on Climate Change (COP21) in December 2015. In this blog, ScHARR Professor, Michelle Holdsworth, discusses how unhealthy diets globally are both a cause and an effect of climate change.