• MASTER'S PROGRAMME

    We are pleased to inform you that applications are now being accepted at University of Lagos School of Postgraduate Studies for Professional Masters in Housing Development and Management for 2019/2020 session.

    The programme is specially designed for all practitioners in the built environment to enhance their skills, knowledge and expertise in the housing sector, a crucial area of national development. 

    The details of the programme are as follows:

    For Whom: Real Estate Practitioners, …

  • Call for Chapters: Book on Housing and SDGs in African Cities

    The Centre for Housing and Sustainable Development (CHSD) at the University of Lagos, Nigeria provides learning and research support for evidence-based policy and practice in the housing and urban development sector. As an ARUA (African Research Universities Alliance) Centre of excellence, it also co-ordinates research capacity building in urbanization and habitable cities across both ARUA and non-ARUA member universities, providing opportunities for critical engagement with, and interrogation …

  • The Centre‚Äôs participation at the NIESV Conference

    The Centre’s Founding Director, Professor T.G. Nubi presented a paper at the 49th Annual Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers (NIESV) National Conference held at Eko Hotel and Suites on March 21, 2019. The presentation, titled "The Ilasan Redevelopment Project: A Study in co-producing regenration projects for smart city inclusiveness" was based on the activities of the Housing and Regeneration/Pro-poor Development clusters of the Centre. It was made at the Housing and …

  • IFRA-NIGERIA CONFERENCE

    The Centre hosted the one day IFRA conference themed “Looking for and Learning from Public Spaces in African Cities” on February 21, 2019 at the Resource hall in University of Lagos. The conference was convened to enlighten participants on the role of public spaces in African cities. Participants came from University of Lagos, University of Ibadan, France and other notable Institutions.

  • ONE DAY TRAINING ON RESEARCH LEADERSHIP

    The training was organised by the Centre for Housing and Sustainable development, to develop skills in leadership, through grants application and cluster management. It was directed at the research leaders of the 8 ARUA clusters and their members. It held on Thursday, 8th of November, 2018, at the Research and Innovation Office, University of Lagos

    The training commenced with a brief opening remark by Prof. Timothy Nubi, who is the Founding Director of the Centre for Housing and Sustainable …

  • LAND CONFERENCE

    The Land Conference was hosted by the Centre for Housing and Sustainable Development (CHSD) and it was aimed at bringing together experts and stakeholders to discuss various issues relating to land in Metropolitan Lagos. The conference targeted  experts, policymakers, researchers and practitioners on land in its multifarious dimensions. It discussed issues on land, land use, land management, conflicts, identity, power relations, and other issues in Lagos Mega City and beyond in alliance …

  • FOCUS GROUP DISCUSSION

    The focus group consists of academics of multidiscipline, which was assembled to explicitly discuss important questions and pertinent issues that bother on the theme; “Future Lagos: Resilient Lagos 2050”. The discussion was anchored by Associate Professor Taibat Lawanson from the Centre of Housing Studies, University of Lagos, and Mr. Simon Gusah, the Chief Resilience Officer, Lagos State Resilience Office. The discussion lasted for approximately 3 hours, from 11:00hrs to 14:00 …

  • UNEP-DHI ECO CHALLENGE 2018

    Center for Ethics and Sustainable Development (CESD) successfully hosted the first edition of the UNEP-DHI Eco Challenge 2018 in partnership with UNILAG Center for Housing and Sustainable Development in Lagos Nigeria. The 3-day Eco Challenge started on the 18th and ended on the 20th of October, 2018. Although only 37 participants (aged 14-25) were issued certificates at the end of the competition, about 90 students registered to participate. Participants were from University of Ilorin, …

  • Call for Chapters: Book on Land and Development in Lagos

    Following the successful conference on Land and Development in Lagos held at the University of Lagos from 24th-26th of October, 2018. The Centre requests completion of full papers by Conference presenters to be published as chapters in the forthcoming “Book on Land and Development in Lagos”. The papers will be subjected to double peer review. The completed book is expected to be released by second quarter in 2019