Rural-Urban Transformation (RUT)

Governance, Mobility, and Economic Dynamics, in Emerging Urban Centres for Poverty Reduction


























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The project is funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark, through Danida, and is a second phase South-Driven Development Research ProjectThus the RUT project builds on insights and results from the earlier South-Driven Pilot research project ‘Rural-Urban Complementarities for the Reduction of Poverty’

Rural-Urban Transformation (RUT)

Project manager
Torben Birch-Thomsen, Department of Geosciences and Natural Resource Management, University of Copenhagen
Phone: +45 3532 2570, E-mail:

From  2015 to 2021