Lagos Urban Research Network, University of Lagos

Nigeria, Lagos, Nigeria

The Lagos Urban Research Network of the Department of Urban and Regional Planning of the University of Lagos is a multi-disciplinary urban laboratory established for the promotion of theoretical and applied research in urban planning and development. The network focuses on finding solutions for societal needs in the context of contemporary urban problems with special emphasis on Lagos, Nigeria. The centre serves as a real-time incubator for research on the Lagos Urban Area by bringing together experts from a variety of disciplines to study and understand the peculiarities of the evolution of Lagos as a city of global significance