Over 400 people attend Urban Age conference in Addis Ababa

Over 400 people attended the Urban Age “ Developing Urban Futures ” conference in Addis Ababa between 29-30 November 2018. They included over 60 speakers from 26 cities in Africa, Asia, Europe, South and North America. Ahead of what was the 17th Urban Age conference, speakers and guests explored Addis Ababa’s changing dynamics on a city tour  guided by local experts […]

Urban Age Scholarships announced for LSE Executive MSc in Cities

LSE Cities provides scholarships for outstanding Executive MSc in Cities applicants. The 2018/19 Urban Age scholarship recipients include Olusola Ikuforiji, Environmental Specialist: African Development Bank; Cecilia Vaca Jones, Programme Director: Bernard van Leer Foundation; and Lealem Berhamu, Deputy Commissioner: Addis Ababa City Government Plan Commission. Bloomberg Scholarships for Public Service were awarded to Prajakta Verma, Joint Managing Director: CIDCO; […]