Other Cities

This section links to research material by city. Documents and links listed under each city are sourced from organizations other than IIED. They have either been reproduced with permission, or are linked to other websites. 'Alternative Routes' intends to collate as much relevant material under one banner as possible. If you have information you wish to share, or that you believe is relevant to the study of urban density, please contact us.

Colombo, Sri Lanka

The efforts of a Federation of slum and shanty dwellers to secure land and improve housing in Moratuwa: from savings groups to citywide strategies

Lahore, Pakistan

Report: The Redesigning of Saiban City, Lahore

Dongguan, China

Urban Form and Density in Sustainable Development