Category: Research Collaborations

Interview With Visiting Scholar Sylvester Hayker

by | June 3, 2019

CSUD intern Hava Chishti sat down with Sylvester Hayker to write a profile about him and his experience researching in Nairobi and New York. See the profile below.   Coming from Nairobi, Kenya, visiting scholar Sylvester Hayker works as an assistant lecturer at the Technical University of Kenya in the School of Hospitality and Tourism […]

New Project: Ethical Border Trading between Kenya and Uganda

by | May 22, 2019

Jacqueline Klopp, CSUD co-director, will lead a new project titled “Ethical border trading between Kenya and Uganda for small businesses”. The initiative is funded by Global Integrity and UK Aid (349,533 UK pounds) and will be implemented in partnership with the Busara Center for Behavioural Economics. This work will explore mechanisms to support women traders as they negotiate difficult border crossings, and […]

DATUM | Building Mobility Data for Latin American and Caribbean Cities

by | May 22, 2019

CSUD is pleased to be part of a consortium with MIT, The World Resources Institute, the Inter-American Development Bank and the Master Card Inclusive Growth Center in building a collaborative platform to build open mobility data for Latin American and Caribbean Cities called DATUM. As part of this project, partners will be working with the city of Santiago […]

CSUD and C4D Lab Launch Nairobi Crowd-Sourced Cycle Map

by | January 12, 2015

In collaboration with the C4D lab at the University of Nairobi, the Center for Sustainable Urban Development launched a crowd-sourced cycle map for the city of Nairobi at the Nairobi County stakeholders meeting on developing a Non-Motorized Transport Policy December 2014. The map can be found here http://mobility.c4dlab.ac.ke/cycle/.

CSUD Forges Collaboration with New Chilean Research Center – CEDEUS

by | October 29, 2013

CSUD has entered a new collaboration with the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and the Universidad de Concepción.  These two universities have established a new center for sustainable urban development with funding from their national government.  CEDEUS (Centro di Desarrollo Urbano Sustentable) is part of an effort by the National Research Council of Chile to […]