Entries tagged ‘Public Space’
Small nurseries on public land earned Nairobi the nickname “Green City in the Sun.” But developers, with the help of corrupt government officials, are quickly paving them over.
In bursting-at-the-seams Accra, houses and markets are encroaching on the few open spaces big enough for a football game.
They’re a critical pillar of the informal economy, but as street vendors multiply, the amount of sidewalk space available for pedestrians is shrinking. Three perspectives on how to equitably share the pavement.