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Reducing Urban Poverty in the Global South

Book cover of 'Reducing urban poverty in the global south'

Urban areas in the Global South now house most of the world’s urban population and are projected to house almost all its increase between now and 2030. There is a growing recognition that the scale of urban poverty has been overlooked – and that it is increasing both in numbers and in the proportion of the world’s poor population that live and work in urban areas.

This book will be an invaluable resource for researchers and postgraduate students in urban development, poverty reduction, urban geography, and for practitioners and organisations working in urban development programmes in the Global South

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How to cite:
Satterthwaite, D., Mitlin, D. (2020). Reducing Urban Poverty in the Global South.
  • Routledge, Oxford
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