Working paper

This paper examines the availability of data on disaster losses in urban areas in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) and what this data tells us. 

Niamey Workshop Discussion
Blog entry

Urban ARK Niamey partners held a stakeholder workshop on 13 June 2016 at Abdou Moumouni University.

Working paper

The paper presents an overview of the historical growth of Karonga Town, Malawi and reviews the level of service delivery, various risks in the town and how these impact livelihoods.

Nairobi flood map april 2016
Blog entry

Reasearchers Faith Taylor, James Millington and Bruce Malamud investigate the location of floods in Nairobi from social media and online news.

Blog entry

Building a community of practice and collaboration across relevant research projects is central to Urban ARK. 

Working paper

 Introduction: There are different types and levels of policies addressing solid waste management in Kenya.

Working paper

Introduction: Since independence, there have been various policy frameworks developed to guide the management of solid wastes in Kenya.