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A Gender-Responsive Urban Environment Can Address Inequality and Foster Equitable Economic Growth

By recognizing the way gender shapes realities in cities, gender-responsive services can address practical and strategic gender needs to empower people and transform societies. Learn more in our new discussion paper.

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Migration and Shaping the Inclusive City: the Case of Durban, South Africa

This Cities Alliance Catalytic Fund project applies a gendered lens to analyse the rise of xenophobia in Durban by creating a platform for migrant women to voice their experiences and explore challenges faced by migrant groups in the city.

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Cities Alliance Hosts Knowledge Exchange on Know Your City! Activities

From 25-27 September 2017, Cities Alliance organised a knowledge sharing event for grantees of our 2014 Catalytic Fund Call for Proposals. Representatives from ten projects gathered in Brussels to learn from each other and network with people working on similar issues.

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How Data Empowers Women to Drive Change in Informal Urban Settlements

A look at Slum Dwellers International’s work in support of SDG5: Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.