Mafundi EXPO

Rapid urbanisation is a pressing issue in the global south, bringing forth the challenges of informal urbanisation that proliferates when the state is unable to produce adequate and affordable living […]

Helping slum dwellers to get a better life

Many people are living in an urban environment with inadequate access to water, sanitation and other infrastructure. One reason for this is the worldwide urbanization where poor people end up […]

Developing low-income urban areas

Rio de Janeiro’s urbanization developed in two directions. The prosperous neighborhoods along the beaches and in the center followed the rails of the tram lines, while the peripheral zones of […]

Breaking the dichotomy: The Medellín case

The project takes two main issues as a starting point: insufficient food supply to the urban (informal) periphery and the (theoretical) dichotomy between the formal and the informal city. Hereby […]