Rurik Marsden

Deputy Director of the Research and Evidence Division, Department for International Development (DFID)

Authored Content

  • Jan 29 2016
    Blog Post Unlocking Urban Resilience Through Innovative Partnerships For the first time in history, more than half of the world’s population lives in cities—a figure that is expected to reach 65 percent by 2045. According to UN-Habitat, approximately one third of the urban population in the developing world resides in slum communities. This figure jumps to more than 60 percent in African cities. […] Chioma Ume, Rurik Marsden, Samuel Carter