SWAC/OECD
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Understanding Africa’s urban geography is a top priority: New Sahel West Africa Club/ Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (SWAC/OECD) report

The report highlights the existence of thousands of urban agglomerations that are not recorded in official statistics, in areas generally considered rural

Fuelled by rapid population growth Africa is experiencing the fastest urban growth anywhere in the world: the continent’s population is projected to double between now and 2050 and in the next 30 years, its cities will be home to an additional 950 million people. Policy makers should fully appreciate the…