Whose city? Kigali, population growth and prospects for Rwanda’s urban future

This blog marks the beginning of our series that explores the state of the nation in Rwanda, twenty years on from the genocide of 1994. It explores the social, political and economic progress made and the challenges that remain. Tom Goodfellow starts us off by exploring an angle that is often missed in analyses of the country: the urban question. Tom is a Lecturer in the department of Town and Regional Planning, at the University of Sheffield. His research on Rwanda’s urban transition was recently published as part of a special issue in the Journal of East African Studies, which you can access for free during April and June. 

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