Reducing Urban Violence in the Global South seeks to identify the drivers of urban violence in the cities of the Global South and how they relate to and interact with poverty and inequalities.
Books-Publication DateFriday, May 31, 2019
People, places and infrastructure : countering urban violence and promoting justice in Mumbai, Rio, and Durban
This report sets up possibilities for conversation between diverse case studies from three cities (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Durban, South Africa; and Mumbai, India) within a common theoretical framework.Published dateWednesday, March 2, 2016 - 05:00
The project looks at the complexity of factors leading to violence and insecurity in cities, while also examining responses of dispossessed groups who address and confront violence.Published dateSaturday, January 2, 2016 - 05:00
Post-war political settlements : from participatory transition processes to inclusive state-building and Governance; research report
The project examines post-war trajectories of power-contending groups which emerged and mobilised around inclusivity claims during armed conflict, by interrogating the extent of their inclusion in post-war state-building, and their ability and wilPublished dateSaturday, January 2, 2016 - 05:00
African economies are finally experiencing a period of high economic growth, speeding up the slow transition from agriculture to manufacturing.