Focus on Building Resilient Cities to Improve Lives

Updated: Thu 22 May, 01:45 pm

Developing viable, livable and resilient cities is increasingly seen as being of critical importance to giving opportunities to Africans to improve their lives.In a series on how Africans are building … read more »

The Plight of South Africa's Slum-Dwellers

Updated: Tue 30 Oct, 08:53 am 2012

Residents of informal settlements and transit camps face daily challenges, such as the inability to sleep because of the fear of crime, shattered confidence and feelings of anger and desperation, … read more »

Nimble Approaches for Rockefeller's New Century

Updated: Sun 12 Oct, 09:53 pm

In its centennial year, the Rockefeller Foundation launched an initiative to encourage and support cities around the world to prepare for the shocks and stresses of today's world.  Managing … read more »