Tag: Africa

Informal and formal settlements in two pictures

Formality & Informality

In this first part of our trilogy on informality within human settlements, we take a look at the definition of informality, the relation to the term slum, and the advantages and disadvantages of informality.

A white map of Africa on a black surface with a map of China within the African boarderlines in black

China’s influence in Africa

China is investing in a lot of places. The African continent is one of them. We are reflecting on expert input and have a chat with South African game developer Steven Tu and Ethiopian Architect Bethlehem Anteneh. Leave us a comment with your opinion or interesting facts about China’s influence in Africa.