Towards More Inclusive Urban Planning in Udon Thani, Thailand and Nakuru, Kenya

Understanding the health and wellbeing penalty paid by poorer or vulnerable urban residents…


Lagos, Nigeria. Credit: Flickr, Andrew Moore

Green Infrastructure for Health Promotion within Informal Neighbourhoods in Lagos and Akure, Nigeria

This project, which was funded by SHLC’s Capacity Development Acceleration Fund, explores…


La Paz, Bolivia, from El Alto. Credit: Flickr, Danielle Pereira

Between Rural and Urban: 'Research - Action', in the Peripheries of El Alto de La Paz, Bolivia

This project, which was funded by SHLC’s Capacity Development Acceleration Fund, aims to carry out…


Patenga Road, Chattogram, Bangladesh. Credit: Moheen Reeyad

The Power of Partnership in Chattogram: Residents and City Planners

This project, funded by SHLC’s Capacity Development Acceleration Fund, integrates the lived…


Participants during interactive session on Monitoring and Evaluation of Urban Development Programmes. Credit: NIUA

Workshop: Early Career Researchers and the Challenges of the Urban Sector

Funded by the Centre for Sustainable, Healthy and Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods (SHLC)’s…


Students prepare data sheets from their field data sheets under the supervision of Nafisa Anjum, Research Associate. Credit: SHLC-BD

Training Neighbourhood Sustainability Champions at Khulna University

In this blog, our team in Bangladesh reflects on how they are utilising the collaborative design of…


Khulna, Central Business District. Credit: Irfan Shakil, Khulna University

Studying Cities from the Inside Out: Why Partnership and Interdisciplinarity Matters

With over half of the population living in urban areas and the numbers increasing daily, cities are…


SHLC international team, capacity-strengthening workshop, University of Glasgow.

40 attendees, 10 countries, a two-week workshop and lots of knowledge shared

SHLC capacity strengthening workshop – Glasgow 2018 The University of Glasgow proudly…


Elderly man overlooks port, Yangtze river. Chongqing, China

Visiting Chongqing - What is it Like to Live in One of the Biggest Cities in the World?

What is it like to live in one of the biggest cities in the world? Researchers from the SHLC team…