• Rigon, A., J. M. Macarthy, B. Koroma and A. A. Frediani (2018), “The politics of urban management and planning in African cities” in eds. Tony Binns, Kenneth Lynch and Etienne Nel, The Routledge Handbook of African Development, pp. 415-425, Routledge: New York.
  • Rigon, A. (2018) An analysis of well-being in urban Nigeria, Development in Practice, 28(2): 195-207
  • Fiori, J. & A. Rigon (eds) (2017) Making Lives: Refugee Self-Reliance and Humanitarian Action in Cities. London: Humanitarian Affairs Team, Save the Children
  • Rigon, A. (2017) Intra-settlement politics and conflict in enumerations, Environment & Urbanization. Vol 29(2).
  • With Carpi, E, Rigon A, Boano, C, Johnson C, Espada F, Fiori J, Dicker S (2017) A framework for the analysis of refugee self-reliance and humanitarian action in urban markets.
  • Rigon, A. (2017) Degrowth politics and policies for Degrowth., Available online:
  • With Allen, A, Koroma, B, Osuteye, E, Rigon A (2017) Urban Risk in Freetown Informal Settlements: Making visible the invisible. Policy Brief, SLURC, Freetown.
  • Rigon, A. (2016) Collective or individual titles? Conflict over tenure regularisation in a Kenyan informal settlement. Urban Studies, 53(13)
  • Rigon, A. (2016) Anthropocene and social diversity: an important research agenda. DPU Blog, Available online:
  • Rigon, A. (2015) Unequal power relations in the governance of the World Social Forum process: an analysis of the practices of the Nairobi Forum. Interface: a journal for and about social movements, 7(2).
  • Rigon, A. et al. (2015) Well-being and citizenship in urban Nigeria. London: ICF International.
  • Rigon, A. (2014) Participation of people living in poverty in policy- making: Lessons for implementation of post-2015. London: CAFOD.
  • Rigon, A. (2014) ‘Building local governance: participation and ‘elite capture’ in a Kenyan slum-upgrading project’, Development & Change, 45(2), Impact factor 1.56.
  • Van Dijk, L., Abah, S., Burns, D., Cortez Ruiz, C., Frecheville, N., Kofi Annan, J., Narayanan P., Rigon, A., Setchell, C. (2014) ‘Linking Community Participatory Research to Global Policymaking: Lessons Learned’ in Shahrokh, T. and Wheeler, J. (eds.) Knowledge from the Margins: An anthology from a global network on participatory practice and policy influence, Brighton: IDS.
  • Rigon, A. et al. (2013) Setting the post-2015 development compass: voices from the ground, CAFOD, London. Available online:

Also available in French and Spanish:

  • Rigon, A. et al. (2013) Définir la boussole du développement pour l’après-2015: paroles du terrain, CAFOD, London. Available online:
  • Rigon, A. et al. (2013) Calibrando la brújula del Desarrollo después de 2015: escuchando las voces desde la base, CAFOD, London. Available online: