Urban Design - 141

Africa

This issue has been generously sponsored by Dar

COVER

Jamhuri Estate, Nairobi, Kenia, 2010 by Lard Buurman

FUTURE ISSUES

UD142 Health, Ageing and Urban Design

UD143 Estate Regeneration

UPDATE

3 Tall Buildings

3 Food in the City

4 The National Urban Design Conference

5 NW Street: The Regeneration of Ancoats

6 Urban Design Library #20

7 My Favourite Plan: Bob Phillips

Topic: Africa

8 Africa, Daniela Lucchese, Guest Topic Editor

10 The Future of Africa’s Emerging Megacities, Mark Jackson

12 Planning and the New Urban Agenda, Vanessa Watson

14 Warm Heart, Bright Future, Mike Fox

16 Empowering the Client, Yann Leclercq

19 Addis Ababa: Planning, Growth, Tensions and Infrastructure, Jon Herbert

22 Understanding Freetown’s Urban Development, Jamie Hitchen and Joseph Macarthy

25 Cairo: A Global Modern Dream, Omar Sherif

28 Competing Visions of Modernity in Urban Ghana, Victoria Okoye

31 Planning Post-Conflict Urban Reconstruction, Tom Carter

34 Rwanda – Targeting Green Growth and Green Urbanisation, Tony Lloyd Jones

37 Cairo’s Self-generating Places, Hatem Nabih

39 How Relevant is Urban Design in Africa?, Tom Carter and Colin James

Book reviews

40 Great City Parks, Alan Tate

40 International Architecture Biennal Rotterdam 2016 – The Next Economy, George Brugmans, Jolanda van

Dinteren & Marteen Hajer (eds)

41 What Makes a Great City, Alexander Garvin

42 — PRACTICE INDEX

47 — EDUCATION INDEX

49 — ENDPIECE

Safe Space, Joe Holyoak