Thursday, December 13 / 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM   •   Tausi

Session 61:
Consequences of rapid urbanization

Chair: Guy Stecklov, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Discussant: Philippe Bocquier, University of the Witwatersrand

  1. Urbanization and changing Land access and rights in Ghana’s largest metropolis, Accra and KumasiGeorge Owusu, University of Ghana

  2. End or fragmentation of neighbourhood effects in towns of the South. The example of Ouagadougou through a child mortality surveyBassiahi Abdramane Soura, Institut Superieur des Sciences de la Population (ISSP)

  3. A predictive modeling of urban expansion and implications for sustenance in peri-urban areas of Ogbomoso, NigeriaAdeboyejo A. Thompson, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology ; Abolade Olajoke, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology ; Abodunrin Folasade Oyenike, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology ; Jelili M Omoakin, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology

  4. Urbanization and the Rural and Urban Provision of Water and SanitationSusanna Wolf, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)

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