Celebrating five years linking Research to Action for
Sustainable, Inclusive, Resilient, Safe and Prosperous Cities & Communities
Ch13 - Smart Social Development Key for Smart African Cities
This chapter focuses on the Social Development dimensions of smart cities, composed of elements of health and education.
When education and health are combined, undoubtedly they contribute significantly to human development.
Ch14 - Smart Urban Economy in Africa
the chapter provides recommendation to seize the urban advantage
in Africa in order to achieve liveable Smart Cities that undergo inclusive sustainable
economic growth and development.
Ch15 - Information and Communication Technologies in Africa
The changes in the ICT sector in Africa are part of an international
dynamic resulting from the combination of liberalization policies, incredible technological
advances and strong consumer demand.
Ch16 - The Way Forword
This book puts forward a shift of the paradigm to re-conceptualize the future of African cities towards sustainability, resilience, inclusion and prosperity in the context of an information-driven global and local development.