We are at a crucial moment for cities and their residents. Devex, Habitat for Humanity and Cities Alliance have teamed up in a new series on global urban development to investigate a range of issues such as strengthening the role of local government, improving land rights, fighting for gender equality, upgrading slums and creating disaster-resilient communities. Stay tuned for thought-provoking articles and analysis from Devex reporters and correspondents, guest commentary, exclusive video interviews, and an engaging online events.​