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FUTURE LAGOS | Part 2: Resilient Cities; are we ready to live on water?

Makoko, a community disowned by its city could be the answer to African coastal cities preparing for climate change.

planning in Makoko

How communities live on water?

There are phenomena or ways of living that are around us but we do not understand them. Makoko is a water settlement in Lagos where thousands of people live, work, play, and study. Understanding urban planning on water is becoming increasingly important for cities like Lagos.