Reading Development

Random readings on society, politics and change – Jorge Carrillo

Cities, Violence and Order

How will security in cities be understood in the future? For whom will it be provided? What are the ways by which urban security provision will be governed? And, what … Continue reading

Monday, 26 September 2016 · Leave a comment

Cities, Violence and Order

A series of blogs that explores what the challenges of security provision in cities might look like in 2040; and how development policy and practice might preemptively respond to these challenges … Continue reading

Sunday, 25 October 2015 · Leave a comment

Making the Urban Poor Safer: Lessons from Nairobi and Mumbai

In Nairobi and Mumbai, urban violence concentrates in the poorest areas where lack of employment, adequate housing and public goods, and individual and collective coping strategies are most acute. As … Continue reading

Sunday, 26 January 2014 · Leave a comment