Informal Cities Lab
The Informal Cities Lab undertakes design-based, action research into and within the conditions of informality in developing cities.
With a focus on the Asia-Pacific region, the Lab works collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams and international development stakeholders at the intersection of academic research and international development.
The Lab explores critical questions surrounding the socio-political, environmental and economic contexts and their relationship to transforming urban slum environments.
Monash University and Emory University have announced a partnership to conduct research into gender-responsive design of water and sanitation services for the world’s most vulnerable and marginalised living in urban informal settlements.
16 Apr 2019
A team of global, interdisciplinary researchers aim to improve the survival rate of children under 5 through the Revitalising Informal Settlements and their Environments (RISE) program.
20 Nov 2017