New exciting website for our African Peripheries project

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


We’re hiring! Research Associate to work on international Cities research

An exciting opportunity is now available to work as a Research Associate on a major new international research project focussed on mega projects in Southern cities.


SIID researchers awarded £500k for ESRC-NRF Urban Transformation project

Project will showcase exciting new collaborative research between the UK, South Africa and Ethiopia.


Latin American Perspectives on the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Final report published.


Paula Meth awarded British Academy Grant

SIID researcher, Dr. Paula Meth, has been awarded a British Academy(BA)/Leverhulme Small Research Grant to conduct research on domestic violence in relation to housing formalisation in India and South Africa