09 April 2019
How to build a city in Africa
In the book ‘To Build a City in Africa - A History and a Manual’, the authors discuss 146 examples of those New Towns that were built between 1960 – 2018 across the African continent, and offer 10 key principles for future New Towns.
20 March 2019
TU Delft Global Drinking Water Best Paper Award 2019
The TU Delft | Global Drinking Water programme announces its 1st edition of: TU Delft Global Drinking Water Best Paper Award 2019 Submissions welcome till April 22, 2019
17 January 2019
Resilient dwelling clusters for urban resettlement
The Global Housing Study Centre will create a living lab in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to create resilient dwelling clusters for urban resettlement. The lab has been made possible with a € 500.000,- grant from the joint SDG research programme from NWO-WOTRO Science for Global Development.
14 January 2019
Two TU Delft Global projects granted by NWO
In the second call of the joint SDG research programme of NWO-WOTRO Science for Global Development and Dutch co-funding research organisations two projects from TU Delft | Global Initiative were granted funding. This programme funds use-inspired research to the benefit of the most vulnerable people in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs).
30 November 2018
New TU Delft TV episode: Tropical disease detection by smartphone
In today’s TU Delft TV video, Temitope Agbana explains how to detect a tropical disease by a smartphone. Schistosomiasis is a neglected tropical disease which accounts for almost 200,000 deaths a year and affects over 285 million people worldwide.