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Slums: Local or Global?

When we hear the word “slum”, we are inevitably thinking of places that have got the global recognition. For many, the idea of slums is restricted to the famous slums, the ones they have seen in movies. Dhara...
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Our Spring Event!

“How American Urban Segregation Outlived Apartheid and Other Tales from a World History of Divided Cities” Cities and Globalization Working Group Spring Lecture Professor Carl H. Nightingale, University of Buffalo Thursd...

Fourth World film tonight

The film The Fourth World will be shown along with a Q&A session with Professor Rashmi Sadana, a member of the Cities & Globalization Working Group. This film explores the lives of slum dwellers in Kenya, Guatema...

The Launch

We had a full house for our first event. Actually, it was an overly full house, with people standing too. It was a great start to the public activities of the Cities and Globalization Working Group. At the launch, which ...