A new SHLC paper on mental health calls for a shift towards a place- and context-specific neighbourhoods approach for policymaking

New Publication In Cities and Health  Neighbourhoods in southern cities primely undergo…


City Report: Neighbourhood Characteristics and Inequality in the City of Kigali

Overview This report presents the city of Kigali’s neighbourhood characteristics and…


India: Handbook of Urban Statistics 2022

Overview SHLC India team at the National Institute of Urban Affairs has published a…


SHLC Event Group Picture

Urban Neighbourhood Sustainability and Impacts from Covid-19 Workshop 15th-16th of February 2023

The University of Glasgow hosted a two-day long workshop as part of the Centre for…


The Urban Century: Trends and Patterns of Urbanisation in Asia and Africa

Overview The dawn of the twenty-first century unfolded with the world entering the…


Central Business District, Johannesburg, South Africa

City Report: Neighbourhood Characteristics and Inequality in the City of Johannesburg

Overview The School of Governance at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg…


City Report: Neighbourhood Matters in Cape Town

Overview There is mounting evidence from around the world that people’s local…


Throwntogetherness in Dhaka: rethinking urban planning

This article was originally published by Routledge Taylor & Francis Online in…


Colonial legacies and contemporary urban planning practices in Dhaka, Bangladesh

This article was originally published by Routledge Taylor & Francis in…


Aerial view of informal settlements of the

Why South Africa is the most unequal country in the world

This video was originally published by Le Monde on YouTube. The views expressed in this video are…