Policy Briefs

African Urban Institute conducts in-depth research and convenes outcome-oriented debates to generate ideas and analysis on urbanisation in Central Africa and the region's relation with the rest of Africa and the world.

Regional Insights

How the Russian War in Ukraine Impact African Cities

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has occurred in a highly polarised world between the West and the East. The polarisation...

8 Lessons for African Cities from the Covid-19 Pandemic

Cities have been the epicentre of the Covid-19 pandemic, hotspots where the coronavirusspread and leading to lockdown regulations that...

Dystopia: How The Tyranny of Specialists Fragment African Cities

A revelation of the spatial atrocities committed by specialists in development of African cities. For more than fifty centuries, cities...