Education and technology skills, Bangladesh. Credit: DFID/Ricci Coughlan

Neighbourhood effects on children’s educational opportunities: Insights from Bangladesh, India and Tanzania

This policy brief focuses on the effect that neighbourhoods have on the educational opportunities…


Inequalities in Cities of the Global South: Learning from the Session Organised at the RGS-IBG Annual International Conference, London, 2021

Written by Ramjee Bhandari, Gideon Baffoe and Sohail Ahmad. Three researchers from the SHLC team at…


Engaging communities in research, knowledge co-creation, and knowledge dissemination

In this blog, I asked colleagues from SHLC partner countries to reflect on what community…


Urban Expansion and Land Use Changes in Asia and Africa

Read journal article Download journal article Reference Wang YP, Kintrea K. Urban Expansion and…


Urban slum, Delhi, India. Credit: Sistak, Flickr

Spatio-temporal Assessment of Landscape Ecological Risk and Associated Drivers: A Case Study of Delhi

Read journal article Download journal article Reference Mondal B, Sharma P, Kundu D, Bansal S.…


Indian schoolgirls choose souvenirs on the street, New Delhi, India.

Educational Opportunities and Disadvantages Across Neighbourhoods in Dar es Salaam, Delhi, and Dhaka

In this blog, Yulia Nesterova and Michele Schweisfurth showcase research findings exploring…


Aerial of the town of Talisay. Batangas, Philippines, Credit: Shutterstock: Michael D Edwards

Urban Sprawl and Land Value in Batangas City, Philippines

Read journal article Download journal article Reference Daguio KGL, Rivera RRB, Reyes MRD,…


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Land Cover Changes and Urban Expansion in Chongqing, China: A Study Based on Remote Sensing Images

Read journal article Download journal article Reference Sun X, Liu Y, Sun T, Yu S, Li C, Zhai…