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David Satterthwaite

contributed to D+C/E+Z in winter of 2020/2021 as a senior fellow at IIED and a visiting professor at University College London.

All articles of David Satterthwaite


Stages of improving neglected communities’ lives

There are many dimensions to upgrading an informal settlement, so improvement programmes operate at several levels

Informal settlements

Local ownership is crucial to making slums more liveable

Since informal urban settlements cannot be eradicated, the point is to improve living conditions there

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