Aims & Scope


The Pakistan Journal of Urban Affairs (PJUA) presents broad interdisciplinary academic research on urbanization. Papers focus on political economy of urban development, sustainable urban policy, planning and management, urban environment and impact assessment, and privatization and urbanization. The editorial team of Pakistan Journal of Urban Affairs seeks high quality papers based on empirical research contributed by a range of experts working in different fields, e.g. technical professionals (urban planners/architects/engineers and environmental scientists), policy makers, social scientists, private sector specialists, development practitioners, urban economists/economists, and academia from Pakistan and abroad.