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• Mercy Brown-Luthango is a Senior Research Officer with the African Centre for Cities, part of the School of Architecture, Planning and Geomatics at the University of Cape Town.

• Samukele Hadebe is a Senior Researcher at Chris Hani Institute, COSATU House and a Research Associate, Department of Sociology, Rhodes University.

• Mark Hunter is Associate Professor of Geography at the University of Toronto and Honorary Research Fellow at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

• Bill Freund is the former Professor of Economic History, University of KwaZulu-Natal. He is the author of The African City: a history.

• Lizette Lancaster is the Manager of the South African Crime and Justice Information and Analysis Hub at the Institute for Security Studies.

• Sandile Mbatha is a Senior Manager in the Research and Policy Advocacy Department in eThekwini Municipality.

• David Moore professes Development Studies at the University of Johannesburg and is currently a Visiting Fellow at Clare Hall, University of Cambridge.

• Ngaka Mosiane is a Senior Researcher at Gauteng City-Region Observatory, which is a partnership between the Gauteng Provincial Government, the University of Johannesburg, the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg and organised local government in Gauteng.

• Mvuselelo Ngcoya is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Built Environment and Development Studies at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

• Dennis Edward Webster is a Johannesburg-based journalist at New Frame.

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