Geoff was delighted to start the first lecturing of the year in the Urban Land Governance Specialization at the The Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS), Erasmus University Rotterdam!
Geoff has also been invited to give lectures on land tenure and property rights during the next month at the universities of Cambridge, London and Westminster!
Geoff contributed the article ‘Owning up: What price home ownership?’ to the December 2008 issue of Housing Finance International journal. The editor has kindly agreed that it can be downloaded free of charge and Geoff is happy to recommend the journal. Click here to see the article!
Geoff is extremely pleased and grateful that Liverpool University Press and the UK National Archives, which holds the copyright, have both given permission for the Urban Projects Manual: A guide to preparing upgrading and new development projects accessible to low income groups, edited by Geoff and Forbes Davidson, to be available for free download. However, this permission is restricted to online access only, not for printing.
Geoff, Forbes, other contributors and David Allen, the director of the projects in Ismailia, Egypt, on which the Manual is based, hope you find it helpful. To read the Manual click here.
Geoff has been in Istanbul for the Marmara Urban Forum (MARUF) in early October 2019! He has given 2 presentations during the sessions called “The legacy of HABITAT conferences: From HABITAT I-III” and “Housing quality and affordability in different geographies”. Please click on the records below to listen to his speeches.
Geoff is giving his presentation called “Finding Somewhere to Live: The global affordability crisis”
Geoff is with Prof. Han Verschure and GPA Associate Cemre Şahinkaya
Funny what one finds when checking through old files. Geoff came across an interview about his career and interests as part of an exhibition being organised in 2015 by a German organisation. The recording is not very good, but there is a transcript.