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Utafiti Sera on Urban Governance & City Transformation

The Third Utafiti Sera Stakeholders’ forum is the last forum of a series of three Utafiti Sera forums on Urban Governance. The first two forums focused on Urbanization and Affordable housing. During these two forums, the topic of the Third and last forum of the series has been identified as being ‘Sanitation for Sustainable Development […]

Urban Governance and Intergrated Infrastructure Development in Kenya

Pamoja Trust has worked with PASGR and several stakeholders in Kenya to establish and foster conversations under the aegis of Utafiti Sera House on Urban Governance and City Transformation in Nairobi. Investments in mega-infrastructure continue to have significant bearing on who belongs and who does not belong to contemporary urban settings. Even more important, infrastructure […]

Utafiti Sera: 3rd Forum on Urban Governance and Social Dimensions of Infrastructure

Pamoja Trust is a non‐governmental organization committed to building an inclusive and Just city, free of evictions, displacement and dispossession. In discharging its mandate, PT has observed that there is an inextricable link between Urban Governance and the quest for infrastructure development across the country. In this regard, PT has partnered with the PASGR, (Partnership […]

1st Utafiti Sera Forum Report on Urban Governance & City Transformation in Kenya

Date: 29th January, 2018 Venue: Nairobi, Kenya Forum Focus: Urban Governance & City Transformation The 1st Utafiti Sera Forum on Urban Governance and City Transformation was held on 29th January, 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya. ‘Utafiti Sera’ a Swahili word for research policy is a combination of many things that ensure and enhance policy outcomes – […]

First Utafiti Sera Forum on Urban Governance and City Transformation: The Case of Rwanda

The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) with financial support from Hewlett foundation is implementing a project on “Urban Governance and Turning African Cities Around in Nairobi, Kigali and Addis Ababa”.  This is to have a better understanding of trends in urban areas. PASGR developed the novel approach of bringing together researchers and […]

Urban governance and turning African cities around

This research thematic area provides analyses on the drivers of recent transformations taking place in some major African cities. Ongoing Project: Urban Governance and Turning African Cities Around An Angolan researcher presents on the ‘Luanda turns around’ study ‘Africa is rising’ does not only apply to the exceptional economic growth the continent has experienced over […]