Department of Built Environment key research areas.
The department is engaged in research and tailor made short-courses on the below areas.
RECENT & ONGOING PROJECTS
Urban Africa Risk Knowledge (Urban Ark) Research Project: a global research programme funded by DfID/ESRC to reduce disaster risk in urban sub-Saharan Africa by breaking cycles of risk accumulation. www.urbanark.org
DAAD funded Staff-Student Exchange: Project with Nuertingen–Geislingen University (HFWU) to benchmark urban and regional planning programmes at the two universities https://www.hfwu.de/en/
Bolstering Resilience to Cross border Disasters: Funded by the Royal Academy of Engineers, this project is led by University of Greenwich, UK, and addresses preparedness and action against cross border disasters in Malawi and Mozambique. https://twitter.com/RAEngGlobal/status/1284073006600527874