Cities in Developing countries face the challenge of rapid urbanization without growth, which results in stuntedness & inequality. Urban Development course enables students to actively analyze the urban development context & issues to identify needs, potential & opportunities for balanced urban growth. The course intends to equip students with knowledge, skills, and attitudes for promoting sustainable urbanization. Refer to the SDG 11 on sustainable cities. The picture below is taken from informal Kampala with the formal city on the skyline.

Kampala City Image taken from the informal side but overlooking the formal side of the Central business district