06.03.19

The effects of the Colombian peace process on urban barrios populares

Blog post written by Angela Lin  and Melanie Lombard discussing the effects of the Colombian peace process on cities and in particular, low-income neighbourhoods.

14.11.18

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.

19.04.18

The geopolitics of African urban transformation

Politics around the urban transformations in African cities and how this has changed in recent years.

18.09.17

Podcast: Urban Change and Gender in the Global South

Dr Paula Meth

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?

09.02.17

The contested terrain of urban citizenship

In 2009 more than 50% of the world’s population lived in urban areas