Category: Posts in Stories About Participation

Voices from Kibera, Kenya

Michelle, Isaac and Lorna share insights about how Covid-19 is affected informal settlements in Kenya’s capital city, Nairobi. In their interviews, they talk about the specific challenges that the pandemic brings, and about community-based solutions.

Voices from Dubai

In this interview with urban planner Dima Al Srouri, you will read about the two largest cities of the UAE, Abu Dhabi and Dubai, and differences in their respective urban planning systems.

Voices from Bogotá

Based on input from guides and friends in Bogotá, this article presents innovations in cycling, public space, urban transport and urban art in the Colombian capital.

Voices from Guatemala City

In this article, I look at gentrification in Guatemala City, which can be seen in the presence of AirBnB and in the 4 Grados Norte project. At the same time, an urban renewal project in city centre shows what is missing in other projects.

Voices from Vancouver

Rather than a single voice from Vancouver, this collection presents recommendable articles about this fascinating city.