Policy

Reading Time: 10 minutes urban security

How Can Urban Security Combat Terrorism? Experts Explain

In light of their experience securing different cities around the world, we speak to two experts from MEA Security consortium about how urban security can help protect cities against terrorist attacks.
Reading Time: 7 minutes slums

African Slums: Diverse, Resilient And Here To Stay

With an estimated 55% of urban residents in sub-Saharan Africa living in slums, we look at some of the challenges that informal settlements pose to both slum dwellers and policy-makers in Africa's urban capitals.