Africa: Event Summary - Africa's Urban Revolution

[Africa Research Institute]On February 20th, Africa Research Institute (ARI) hosted a panel discussion to launch Africa's Urban Revolution, a new volume published by Zed Books and edited by Susan Parnell and Edgar Pieterse from the African Centre for Cities. ARI's two guest speakers were Jo Beall, Director of Education and Society at the British Council, and Sean Fox, Lecturer in Urban Geography and Global Development at the University of Bristol. Read on for a summary of the key arguments.