Urban Action Lab

Intro

Welcome to the Urban Action Lab platform for sharing knowledge and solutions to sustainable urban development.

Our Partners

Wepartner with a number of both local and international agencies. Follow the link to see our partnering organizations. 

Our Team

Our team is composed of young and experienced scientists and researchers from various fields, read more>>>>  

Recent Works

Latest Blog

What is the Fate of Remnant Urban Natural Patches? Insights from Kampala City

As settlements, industries and other city infrastructur

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UAL Coordinator Delivers Seminar at Oxford Martin School

Leapfrogging urban development:navigating resource comp

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The First Graduates from the Urban Action Lab (UAL)

The first graduates from the Urban Action Lab (UAL) Buy

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URBAN KNOW WORKSHOP IN KAMPALA

As part of the Knowledge for Action in Urban Equality (

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UrbanKnow team Kampala, Uganda and Partners:

ACTogether, SSA-UHSNET, UHCU, LUCHACOS and KALOCODE com

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Effective urban land use in Kampala against the backdrop of competing interests

As part of a series of urban thinkers dialogues organiz

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New Publication on “The urban south and the predicament of global sustainability”

“The urban south and the predicament of global su

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KCCA HOLDS THE THIRD KAMPALA PUBLIC –PRIVATE WASTE WATER DIALOGUE (KWWD) 2018

KCCA holds the third Kampala Public- Private Waste Wate

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THE NINTH WORLD URBAN FORUM (WUF 9) KUALA LUMPUR 07 FEB – 13 FEB REPORT

The World Urban Forum (WUF) is a non-legislative techni

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How Ugandans are mapping their neighborhoods to Solve Energy and Health-Related Risks

The Urban Action Lab of Makerere University Uganda, is

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Uganda Housing Cooperative Union Ltd engages stakeholders in a dialogue

Uganda Housing Cooperatives Ltd engages stakeholders in

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Enroll for the (Massive Open Online Course): “Planning for Climate Change in African Cities”

IHS, the Institute for Housing and Urban Development St

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WRI Ross Center Convenes Urban Experts to Explore Innovation in African Cities

WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities Convened Urban E

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New study identifies what low emitting cities can do to mitigate climate change

“Options for reduction of greenhouse gas emission

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Risk relocation and resettlement findings summarized for policy

Follow the read more link to download the various of &#

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Prof. Shuaib Lwasa advise on cities and disaster risk reduction

Shuaib Lwasa of UAL together with colleagues advise in

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Prof. Lwasa attended Round Table meeting at Oregon Zoo

Prof. Shuaib Lwasa (center, red circle) attended Round

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How Do We Get the Private Sector to “Walk the Walk” on the SDG for Cities?

If you have been following the global, regional, and lo

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Five Reasons to Conserve Nature in Kampala, By Shuaib Lwasa.

Many cities still have green areas in various forms, de

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UAL conducts second training workshop for HICCUP: 17th – 20th/ 01/ 2017 at Makerere University

The UAL recently concluded another training workshop fo

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Networking Event on Leapfrogging for Urban Sustainability at Habitat 3, Quito, Ecuador

Participants at the networking event engaged in discuss

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Habitat 3 Quito Ecuador, Networking Event (20-October, 2-4 PM, MR 13)

Emerging innovative solutions to leapfrog urbanizing Af

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UAL conducts a training workshop on 22nd – 26th/ 08/ 2016 at Makerere University

The UAL is conducting a training workshop between 22nd

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