WELCOME TO SHLC - STUDYING CITIES FROM THE INSIDE OUT

Neighbourhood Matters

At the GCRF Centre for Sustainable, Healthy and Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods (SHLC) we strengthen capacity to address urban, health and education challenges in neighbourhoods across cities in Africa and Asia.

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NEW RESEARCH: NATIONAL URBAN POLICIES AND CITY PROFILES

Research Reports

To celebrate World Cities Day SHLC launches new research exploring national urban policies and profiles for fast-growing cities across Africa and Asia. Read reports from South Africa, Rwanda, Tanzania, Bangladesh, India and the Philippines.

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SHLC aims to strengthen capacity to address urban, health and education challenges across fast-growing cities in Africa and Asia. Our research and capacity-strengthening activities will help support and achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, particularly: