Isaac Muchineripi

Director

OFFICE:

Johannesburg, South Africa

Email:

i.muchineripi@africaurban.org

Phone:

+27 11 083 9248

BIOGRAPHY

Isaac Muchineripi is an Urban development expert who has more than  years of experience in urban development advisory. His research focus include urban housing, urban informal economy, Urban Land Economics and Municipal Financing. Isaac is the Director of the African Urban Institute. Before joining the African Urban Institute, he worked with various municipalities across Africa supporting them with technical advisory on urban management and development. He holds a BSc in Regional and Urban Studies from University of Wisconsin- Green Bay and a PhD in Urban Planning and Development from University of Southern California.

PUBLICATIONS

BRIEFING PAPERS, DISCUSSION PAPERS, REPORTS, BOOKS, MANUALS & GUIDES

EXPERTISE

  • Strategic Planning
  • Integrated Planning
  • Urban Finance
  • Land use Planning
  • Urban Mobility
  • Urban Redevelopment
  • Municipal Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Housing Finance

PROJECTS & PROGRAMMES

  • African Urban Visions Iniative
  • African Urban Case Studies Initiative
  • Urban Mobility in Africa Project
  • The Urban Renewal Initiative

EXPERIENCE

  • Consultant, Gauteng City-Region Observatory
  • Technical Advisor, Lagos State Urban Renewal Agency, LASURA
  • Consultant, Lagos State Government
  • Consultant, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa

EDUCATION

  • PhD. Urban Planning and Development, University of Southern California, 2014
  • BSc Regional and Urban Studies, University of Wisconsin- Green Bay, 2009

URBAN VIEWPOINTS

Visioning African Metropolis

Editor's Note: This article is a snippet of a study conducted by the African Urban Institute on Strategic Planning of African cities.The 21st century has...