Mr. Mohammed Abdul-Rahman
Urban And Regional Planning

Abdul-Rahman Mohammed is a specialist in Urban and Regional Planning with focus on planning, designing and developing Safe, Inclusive, Resilient and Sustainable Human Settlements (Sustainable Development Goal 11). He has his undergraduate degree in Urban and Regional Planning from University of Lagos in 2015 with a First Class; Masters in Urban and Regional Planning from University of Lagos in 2017 with a Distinction and currently a Phd Fellow (Urban Sustainability Policy) at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong. Over the three years, he conducted research in flood resilience in Nigerian cities and currently working on building sustainable campuses of Higher Educational Institutions (HEIs) in Nigeria, as well as building sustainable and smart cities against climate change impacts in Hong Kong. Prior to joining the University of Lagos, Mohammed interned with the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), worked for Harvard University and Yale University research teams in Lagos (Nigeria) and Cotonou (Benin Republic) and consulted for the United Nations as an International Consultant for Urban Policy and Programme Management as well as Massachusetts Institute of Technology Data Mapping Programme in Lagos (Nigeria). He is a member of the Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) and the Nigerian Institute of Training and Development (NITAD). He has a paper accepted for publication in the Netherlands (Journal of Urban Management) and several conference presentations in Nigeria and Kenya.