South West Township, Soweto - Johannesburg South Africa. Credit: Cedric Weber/Shutterstock

Urban Sprawl and Land Cover in Post-apartheid Johannesburg and the Gauteng City-Region, 1990–2018

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Affluent or upmarket suburb and coastal living. Cape Town, South Africa. Credit: Shutterstock, Roxane 134

Social Inequality and Spatial Segregation in Cape Town

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Cities of dragons and elephants – Urbanization and urban development in China and India

Read book review Download book review Reference Ahmad, S.  (2021) Cities of dragons and…


Does building development in Dhaka comply with land use zoning? An analysis using nighttime light and digital building heights

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Woman works in a small shop, Ghana. Credit: Arne Hoel/The World Bank

Urban–rural linkages: effective solutions for achieving sustainable development in Ghana from an SDG interlinkage perspective

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Spatiotemporal access to emergency medical services in Wuhan, China: accounting for scene and transport time intervals

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

Dar es Salaam: the unplanned urban sprawl threatening neighbourhood sustainability

This study analyses the internal structure of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, to support better…


Panoramic view of Dodoma city, Tanzania. Credit: Ifakara Health Institute

Dodoma: building a sustainable city to meet neighbourhood needs

This research analyses the internal structure and neighbourhood disparities in the capital city of…


Soweto township in Johannesburg, South Africa. Credit Shutterstock, Gil.K.

Johannesburg: the growing importance of class in shaping neighbourhoods

This research explores the nature of spatial change and neighbourhood development in Johannesburg,…