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…


Man on bike selling fruit, Lodhi Colony, Delhi, India. Credit: Gail Wilson, University of Glasgow

Enter Now: Neighbourhood Matters – A Virtual Exhibition

Did you know that by 2050, nearly 70% of people will live in urban areas? What is it like to live…


Wearing the Hat of a Health Geographer in the Neighbourhoods of New Delhi

In this blog, Dr Ramjee Bhandari from SHLC’s University of Glasgow team showcases geo-coded…


Dar es Salaam’s new bus transit system. Credit: Hendri Lombard World Bank

COVID-19 and Tanzania’s Cities: Why Collaboration is Key

This blog was written by Irene R. Moshi, Kimberly Mihayo, Ibrahim Msuya and Francis Levira from…


A view towards town, Kigali, Rwanda

Fissures in Localizing Urban Sustainability: the Case of Rwanda

Download journal article Reference: Malonza, J.M., Ortega, A.A. Fissures in localizing urban…


High density housing in an informal settlement, Kigali, Rwanda. Credit: Ya Ping Wang, University of Glasgow

The Road to Sustainable Kigali: A Contextualized Analysis of the Challenges

Read journal article Download journal article Reference: Baffoe G, Ahmad S, Bhandari R. The road…


Capacity Building in Neighbourhood Level Research: My Personal Gains

In this blog, Dr Abubakar Danladi Isah from the Federal University of Technology Minna, Nigeria…


Neighbourhood Level Research to the Rescue

In this blog, Lola Akande from the Department of English,  Faculty of Arts, University of Lagos,…