By Doctor Edgar Pieterse,Susan Parnell,Edgar Pieterse

The proof of Africa’s fast urbanisation are startling. through 2030 African towns can have grown by means of greater than 350 million humans and over part the continent's inhabitants should be city. but within the minds of coverage makers, students and lots more and plenty of most of the people, Africa continues to be a quintessentially rural position. This lack of knowledge and powerful research skill it really is tricky to make a coverage case for a extra openly city schedule. for that reason, there's around the continent inadequate urgency directed to responding to the demanding situations and possibilities linked to the world’s final significant wave of urbanisation.

Drawing at the services of students and practitioners linked to the African Centre for towns, and using a various array of case reviews, Africa's city Revolution offers a complete perception into the main matters - demographic, cultural, political, technical, environmental and fiscal - surrounding African urbanisation.

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