urban planning

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Krakow: transforming the city towards climate neutrality

Poland’s former capital and one of its oldest cities, Krakow, is embarking on a transformative journey towards fast decarboni (...)

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City dwellers gained more access to public spaces during the pandemic – can they keep it?

Edi Kurniawan/Unsplash S. Travis Waller, UNSW et Kasun Wijayaratna, University of Technology Sydney Uber, Ola, Car Next Door (...)

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Treated like dirt: urban soil is often overlooked as a resource

In 2014, scientists studying the soil in Central Park were surprised at the vibrancy of the microbial life they discovered (...)

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112: How Micromobility Can Save The World

In celebration of Earth Day 2021, Oliver interviews Horace about his latest project - looking at the carbon emissions in (...)

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There's a disconnect between research and urban planning in Africa: how to fix it

Cairo Photo credit should read PATRICK BAZ/AFP via Getty Images An article by Sylvia Croese, University of the Witwatersrand (...)

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A brand new “Urban Future” is coming up!

Instead of the scheduled Conference in Rotterdam, Urban Future is moving online, inspiring CityChangers 24/7. The live Confer (...)

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SMART-SPACE: Smart lightning system for North-Western European cities

The SMART SPACE project promotes the uptake of smart lighting in small/mid size municipalities. Learn more about the outcome (...)

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Opengela as a reference for urban regeneration in the Basque Country

Opengela started in May 2019 to produce a model of replicable local offices which serve neighbourhoods during their urban (...)

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SimAUD 2021 HUMAN+

The 12th annual Symposium on Simulation for Architecture and Urban Design (SimAUD) offers a platform to unite researchers (...)

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Greencity

Greencity: - Is an example that illustrates the participation and cooperation between different actors in the decision-making (...)

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Not 'if', but 'when': city planners need to design for flooding. These examples show the way

Elizabeth Mossop, University of Technology Sydney As the current New South Wales flooding highlights, it’s not enough to (...)

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Inclusive guide helps communities build urban resilience

The new Urban Action Kit, launched by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the (...)

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The Northern River Terminal of Moscow

The Northern River Terminal, one of the two river terminals in Moscow, was inaugurated after renovation.   The restoration (...)

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Upcoming Report: Renewables in Cities

  Coming 18 March 2021: the second Renewables in Cities Global Status Report. Click here to register for the launch event (...)

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KES Covid-19 Challenge International Virtual Summit

A Transition to a more Resilient World - International Virtual Summit : KES Covid-19 Challenge is an international summit (...)