Million Neighbourhoods Initiative

Thanks to Carl Lee for the tipoff to this mapping site called the Million Neighbourhoods Initiative.


Click the interactive explainer top left to be shown how the site works.

Or click EXPLORE A CITY to be taken to a city which has

It has been made by the University of Chicago's Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation.

Urban scientists at the University of Chicago’s Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation launched the Million Neighborhoods Map – a groundbreaking visual tool that provides the first comprehensive look at informal settlements across Africa, helping to identify communities most in need of roads, power, water, sanitation and other infrastructure.

Watch the video to find out more aboutt the project, which is about connectivity...