Urban Transformations in India

In 2018, following a major call by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), together granted some £2 million in funding to five exciting projects exploring some of the major challenges facing developing cities today.

Bringing together academics and practitioners from India and the UK, their research has examined a range of issues, including smart urbanism, migration, mobility, sanitation and age-friendly design. They include the following:

The findings will support the development of more inclusive and sustainable urban policies in India and elsewhere.