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Saeed Ud Din Ahmed
Department of Architecture and Planning,
N.E.D. University City Campus,
Maulana Din Mohammad Wafai Road, Karachi, Pakistan
+92 (0)21 9921 3058
+92-333-3067107
• saeed.ned@neduet.edu.pk
• architectsaeed@yahoo.com 

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Journal Articles, Book Chapters and Conference Proceedings  
  Ahmed, S. Ahmed, A. Ahmed, S. (2023). Role of charisma in creating social networks leading to development: Case of an informal neighborhood in Karachi. Journal of Xi’an Shiyou University, Natural Science Edition. 09(05), pp. 1507-1514. Available at: https://www.xisdxjxsu.asia/V19I05-126.pdf  
     
  Ahmed, S., Shakir, M.M., Ahmed, N. and Ahmed, S. (2023). Conflicting Binaries and Urban Spaces: the Case of Merewether Tower Precinct in Karachi (Pakistan).Journal of Architecture and Planning , 35(2) , pp. 269-283. Available at: https://doi:10.33948/JAP-KSU-35-2-5  
     
  Ahmed, N., Ahmed, S. and Ahmed, S. (2022). Predicaments and Possibilities Experienced by Homeless in Karachi. Journal of Asian and African Studies, p.00219096221113581. Available at: https://doi.org/10.1177/00219096221113581  
 

 

 
  Brown, A. Mackie, P. Mehmood, A. Ahmed, S.U. (2021). Multi-dimensional conflict and the resilient urban informal economy in Karachi, Pakistan. IDPR International Development Planning Review.Available at: http://doi.org/10.3828/idpr.2021.13  
     
  Ahmed, N., Ahmed, S. and Ahmed, S.U., (2021). Impacts of judicial verdicts on land acquisition practices for real estate: cases from Pakistan. ICONARP International Journal of Architecture and Planning.  
     
  Ahmed, N., Ahmed, S. and Ahmed, S.U., (2021). Examining challenges experienced by street vendors in the global south: case of district south in Karachi. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers-Urban Design and Planning, pp.1-24. Available at: https://doi.org/10.1680/jurdp.20.00024  
     
  Ahmed, S.U.D., Mehmood, A. and Brown, A.M., (2020). Informal power structures: towards provision of services and security of tenure. In Communities, Land and Social Innovation. Edward Elgar Publishing.  
     
  Brown, A & Ahmed, S. (2017). Local government dissolution in Karachi: Chasm or catalyst? Third World Thematic: A TWQ Journal. 01(06): 879-897.
Available online at: 10.1080/23802014.2016.1315318
 
     
  Ahmed, S. (2016). Informal Land Controls: A Case of Karachi-Pakistan. Ph.D Thesis, Cardiff University. Un-published. Available at: https://orca.cf.ac.uk/92021/1/Final%20thesis.pdf  
     
  Hasan, A. Ahmed, N. Sadiq, A. Raza, M. Ahmed, S. Sarwar, M. B. (2015). Karachi: The Land Issue. Karachi: Oxford University Press.  
     
  Ahmed, S. (2014) Dominance of Private Sector in Housing; Rise of Informality and Right to the City: Journal of research in Architecture and Planning, 16(01): 18-32.  
     
  Hasan, A. Ahmed, N. Sadiq, A. Raza, M. Ahmed, S. Sarwar, M. B. (2013). Land ownership, control and contestation in Karachi and implications for low-income housing. International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED).  
     
  Ahmed, S. (2013) Multiplicity of Land Owning Agencies and its Role in the Development of Informal Settlements in Karachi: proceedings of the 8th Seminar on Urban and Regional Planning: Dynamics of Land in Planning, Karachi, 30th March 2013.  
     
 

Sadiq, A., Shakir, M., Ahmed, S.(2010), Gated Living in the Context of Karachi, Journal of research in Architecture and Planning, 09(01): 50-64. Available at:  https://jrap.neduet.edu.pk/arch-journal/JRAP_2010/5-Asiya-Masooma-Saeed.pdf