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People Matter: The Human Impacts of Planned Redevelopment

Across the globe, urban re/development continues to displace lives and livelihoods, creating contests over land and belonging. In this series practitioners, scholars and advocates provide a range of perspectives on this as they reflect on communities and redevelopment in cities as diverse as Boston, Lagos, Cape Town, and New York.
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Communities as a Force in Community Revitalization

DSNI Team Members in the 1990s. Photo Credit: DSNI There are many...

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Disasters Fast and Slow: Grieving for a Lost Home

New Orleans Home after Katrina. Photo Credit: Lori Peek. Those of us...

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The Agony of Displacement: Reflections from Nigeria

Properties of families displaced for the construction of military barracks in Abuja,...

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Reconstructing from Bits and Pieces: A Cape Town Story

District Six. Photo Credit: District Six Musuem. District Six is a place...

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