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Africa Urbanization

How Is Urbanization in Africa Affecting Real Estate?

Kian Moini | Posted 05.27.2016 | Business
Kian Moini

According to the United Nations, by 2030, Africa and Asia will have higher numbers of urban dwellers than any other major area of the world.

Ebola and the Mobile African

Lottie Ntim | Posted 01.30.2015 | World
Lottie Ntim

As the battle against the Ebola rages on, it's safe to say that threats to African mobility, while problematic, have taken us back to the roots of what we do well: Building resilient communities through innovative workarounds.

Another Urban Myth

Carolyn S. Miles | Posted 02.10.2013 | Impact
Carolyn S. Miles

Whether it is the result of floods, drought, war or the search for a job, children and families are leaving their rural homes in droves to seek a better life in the city, making the pace of urbanization in Africa the fastest in the world.

Africa's Urban Transformation: Signs of Opportunity and Hope

Charisma Acey | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Charisma Acey

Out of all the doom and gloom that tends to come out of most discussions of African urbanization, people on the ground are taking action, in many places things are changing for the better.