Private health facility on the fringes of Kigali, Rwanda. Credit: Ramjee Bhandari, University of Glasgow

Addressing health inequalities: why neighbourhoods should be front and centre of building a fairer world

This blog was written Dr Rajmee Bhandari from the University of Glasgow. The views expressed in…


Prof. Tanjil Sowgat presenting the SHLC research findings at Khulna City Corporation. Credit: Khulna University

Meeting the Mayors of Dhaka and Khulna: New Hopes for Pragmatic Research

This blog was written Tanjil Sowgat and Shilpi Roy from Khulna University. The views expressed in…


Researchers talking to young girl.

A Researcher's Diary: Is It Right To Defer Conversation About Sex Anymore?

This article was written by S. Ram Aravind and originally published by PRIA. The views expressed in…


A Researcher’s Diary: Is There Healthcare For Adolescents On The Margins?

This article was written by S. Ram Aravind and originally published by PRIA. The views expressed in…


A view towards town, Kigali, Rwanda

Will the Covid-19 impact on public life and public space be transformational?

This article was originally published by The New Times. The views expressed in this article are of…


Walk safely or safe walking, Azizur Rahman Road, Khulna, Bangladesh. Credit: Nafisa Anjum.

What Makes Your Neighbourhood Sustainable? Lessons from a Virtual Photography Exhibition

Rapid urban growth is one of the most important global challenges affecting all countries across…


Students in Primary Seven at Zanaki Primary School, Tanzania. Credit: Sarah Farhat / World Bank

Is your neighbourhood your destiny? How the neighbourhood you live in determines your educational opportunities

This blog, written by Yulia Nesterova, explores quality education in urban settings and was…


Figure 2: Community mapping with residents. Credit: Arnisson Andre C Ortega

Counter-mapping for urban social justice: notes from the urban periphery in the Philippines

This guest blog, written by Assistant Professor Arnisson Andre C Ortega, features a…


What makes a city liveable? Reflections from Mongla and Noapara on Bangladesh’s coast

As the COVID-19 global pandemic continues to restrict travel and movement across the globe, where…


Locals using boats for daily commute in Noapara, Bangladesh © Hanna Ruszczyk

I (Don’t) Want to Live Here! Exploring Perceptions of Liveability in Bangladesh

What makes people prefer one place over another? Liveability is a popular topic, but smaller cities…