Resources for Participation​

In this category, I collect my favourite websites, blogs, books, TED Talks and other media for you. Enjoy exploring them and don’t forget to come back to my blog afterwards!

If you would like to recommend your own favourite resources, please get in touch!

Jan Gehl: Planning Cities on the Human Scale

In the movie The Human Scale, Jan Gehl and his people-centred approach to urban planning is presented. Examples from all over the world teach us how to make our cities more liveable and inclusive – particularly important now that Covid-19 is changing our cities!

Citizen Jane – Battle for the City

A summary and short review of this documentary about the great urban writer Jane Jacobs and her struggles to maintain Washington Park in NYC.

Learning About African Cities

Why not study online and for free? I introduce you to MOOCs and go back to some lessons from my class on African Cities.

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