Centre for Settlement Studies, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology

Ghana, Kumasi, Ghana

The Centre for Settlements Studies conducts research into the human settlements and planning issues with the aim of devising interventions targeted primarily towards addressing the socio-economic and housing needs of the rural and urban poor. To achieve this it focuses on development-oriented research that leads to the formulation of policy guidelines, extension services through demonstration units and problem-solving consultancy.