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Biographical Sketches of Panel Members and Staff
Pages 507-514

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From page 507...
... His main research areas are urban politics in the developing world and comparative public administration. His major publications include Housing the Urban Poor in Africa, African Cities in Crisis, Sustainable Cities, An Urban Problematique, Socially Sustainable Cities, and The Challenge of Urban Government: Policies and Practices.
From page 508...
... , Indian Urbanization and Economic Growth Since 1960 (with Edwin Mills and Jeffrey Williamson, published by the Johns Hopkins University Press in 1992) , and Beyond Urban Bias: African Cities in an Age of Structural Adjustment (with Andrew Hamer and Andrew Morrison, published by Heinemann and James Currey Ltd.
From page 509...
... (published by the Population Council, Policy Research Division, in 1993~; Fertility and Family Planning in African Cities: The Impact of Female Migration (published by the Population Council, Policy Research Division in 1994~; The Impact of Rural-Urban Migration on Child Survival (published in Health Transition Review 4:127-149, 1994~; The Poverty of Cities in the Developing World (written with Ellen Brennan, published by the Population Council, Policy Research Division in 1996~; Migration, Sexual Behavior and HIV Diffusion in Kenya (written with Ann E Biddlecom, Population Council, Policy Research Division in 1998)
From page 510...
... He has also served as scientific advisor to the Urban Development Programme of the Federal District Department (1985-1988~; associate member of the Centro de Estudios Prospectivos, A.C., Mexico City (1987-present) ; member of the Board of Editors of the Institute of Geography of the National University (1988-present)
From page 511...
... Among the numerous publications for which she has been author, co-author, or editor are Gender Planning and Development: Theory, Practice and Training (1993~; Confronting Crisis: A Comparative Study of Household Responses to Poverty and Vulnerability in Four Poor Urban Communities (1996~; Violence in a Post-Confftict Context: Urban Poor Perceptions from Guatemala (2000~; Urban Poor Perceptions of Violence and Exclusion in Colombia (2001~; Gender, Armed Conflict and Political Violence (2001~; Women, Human Settlement and Housing (1987~.
From page 512...
... He has served as an advisor on urban issues to many international agencies including UNICEF, UN-Habitat, Department of International Development, the World Health Organization, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, the Development Directorate of the European Commission, the United Nations Population Division, United Nations Research Institute for Social Development, ActionAid, WaterAid, and the Brundtland Commission. He is the author or editor of 15 books on various aspects of urban development, including An Urbanizing World: Global Report on Human Settlements 1996 (published by Oxford University Press)
From page 513...
... He published numerous articles and books on mortality, fertility, migration, urbanization, labor force and employment, population projections, censuses and surveys, poverty, and population policy, especially in the Indian context. He also held leadership positions with many important academic and policy organizations, including the Indian Association for the Study of Population, the National Sample Survey Organization of India, and the Gujarat Economic Association.
From page 514...
... Recent books include Globalization and the World of Large Cities (written with Fu-chen Lo, published by UNU Press in 1998) , Urban Development in Asia (published by CUHK in 1998)


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