State of African Cities 2010 (L’état des Villes Africaines 2010) , Gouvernance, inégalité et marchés fonciers urbains
The State of the African Cities 2010 goes above and beyond the first report, which provided a general overview of housing and urban management issues in Africa. With the subtitle: Governance, inequity and urban land markets, the report uncovers critical urban issues and challenges in African cities, using social and urban geography as the overall entry points. While examining poverty, slum incidence and governance, the report sheds more light on inequity in African cities, and in this respect follows the main theme of the global State of the World’s Cities 2010 report. Through a regional analysis, the report delves deeper into the main urban challenges facing African cities, while provoking dialogue and discussion on the role of African cities in improving national, regional and local economies through sustainable and equitable development. The report has been drafted in cooperation with Urban Land Mark. Through an analytical survey of several African cities, the report examines urban growth, social conditions in slums, environmental and energy issues and, especially, the role of urban land markets in accessing land and housing.
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ISBN Series Number:- Not available - ISBN: 978-92-1-132292-7 HS Number: 191/10F Series Title:- Not available - Pages: 250 Year: 2010 Publisher: UN-HABITAT Co-Publisher :- Not available - Languages: English, Français
Themes: Information and Monitoring Countries: Africa & Arab States
Regional Office for Arab States