Urban Challenges – Urban Growth –
Lagos, Nigeria, a case study of a city in a low income country (LIC).
What is life like in a squatter settlement in Lagos?
The rapid growth of the population and size of Lagos.
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Location of Lagos
The Growth of Lagos
What causes population growth in Lagos?
How has urbanisation helped Nigeria to develop?
Social Opportunities – Service and Resources
Economic opportunities and challenges in Lagos
How has the growth of Lagos caused inequality?
Challenges – Lagos squatter settlements
Challenges – water, sanitation and energy
Challenges – Access to health and education
Challenges – Unemployment and crime
Challenges – Managing Environmental Issues
Urban Planning in Lagos
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