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Ivan Turok

Ivan Turok

Ivan Turok is an executive director at the Human Sciences Research Council and a member of the Global Challenges Research Fund Centre for Sustainable, Healthy and Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods
    Delhi health crisis linked to urbanisation
    Delhi health crisis linked to urbanisation
    India’s capital city, Delhi, often hits the headlines. The United Nations reckons it is expanding by 100 people an hour, or 3% a year, making it...
    Rural migrants better off in cities
    Rural migrants better off in cities
    Moving to a city in search of work seems to pay off for many poor rural South Africans.
    Medellín's 'social urbanism' a model for city transformation
    Medellín's 'social urbanism' a model for city transformation
    The transformation of the Colombian city of Medellín from the most violent in the world in the early 1990s to one of the most progressive stood...