Terrorism, earthquakes, violence – global cities face various threads. 100 Resilient Cities helps them to be prepared.
Delhi struggles with unsustainable practices as air, water and land are under assault.
Some saw Katrina as a gift of God: After the storm destroyed much of New Orleans’ public housing, investors and politicians moved in to demolish the rest.
Kibera, once named one of Africa’s worst slums, has watched officials repeatedly fail to respond effectively to its growth. Until now.
After Katrina New Orleans’ residents discussed: Do we want to reconstruct or reinvent our city? Award-winning journalist Jed Horne looks at New New Orleans.
The Syrians finding refuge in Lebanon’s capital Beirut impact the city’s social fabric and economy. UNHCR fights for a better life for everyone.
Software that learns from sensors on garbage bins adapts to urban issues and generates solutions the human eye cannot see.
To counteract climate change’s effects, the CCIS working on the local level provides stakeholders with data for adaptation.
Ever since the Arab Spring, social media has been praised as a means for civic engagement. Despite its positive impact, restrictions remain.
Performance-based artist from India, Amitesh Grover connects strangers from all around the world – without sharing a room.
We talked with Vandana Shiva about her origins, current developments in Indian and global agriculture and the future of farming.
The expansion of big retailers in developing countries poses a challenge for food security.