Why Do Slums Form?


Population Division of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat,

World Population Prospects: The 2012 Revision




Centre for Affordable Housing Finance in Africa CAHF 2015 Yearbook

Housing Finance in Africa

A Review of Some of Africa's Housing Markets

October 2015




UN Habitat website, Urban Themes, Housing & Slum Upgrading



What Exactly Defines a Slum?


Cities Alliance

Cities without Slums




Common Approaches


Towards Habitat III: Confronting the disjuncture between global policy and local practice on Africa's ‘challenge of slums’

Sylvia Croese a, * , Liza Rose Cirolia b , Nick Graham c

a Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, Stellenbosch University, Private Bag X1, Matieland, Stellenbosch, 7602, South Africa b African Centre for Cities, University of Cape Town, Upper Campus, Room 2.13, Shell Environmental & Geographical Science Building, Pvt Bag X3, Rondebosch, 7701, South Africa c PDG, PO Box 46830, Glosderry, 7702, Cape Town, South Africa