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In total, there are 1,121 monuments listed in UNESCO sites, across 167 countries. This list shows which countries are home to the most.
Hong Kong, Zurich and Paris have topped a new list of the most expensive cities. A weaker dollar has sparked a relative fall in costs in the Americas.
More energy-efficient buildings and healthier indoor environments will be needed if our cities are going to drive a green recovery from COVID-19
Cities, impacted by COVID-19, will need to retrain workers who have lost jobs in the pandemic or risk losing residents.
With their huge ecological and economic footprint, cities will be crucial to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. But how can urban leaders best put them into practice?
History shows us that cities have also dealt well with past pandemics. The coronavirus is an opportunity to build more sustainable and inclusive cities.
By focusing on decarbonization and the promotion of labour rights protections, these industries can create economic opportunities that promote a more human and environment-centered way of...
Here are six areas of focus to disrupt our cities and help them become more open, welcoming spaces geared towards the jobs and lives of the future.
A new report has found a correlation between innovation and LBGT+ inclusivity in the world's cities. Who scored highest - and who still has work to do?
As urban populations grow, how can cities change their ageing and inadequate transport and mobility systems to meet the needs of their new inhabitants?
Elevation is often overlooked, despite the fact that thousands of cities across the globe are nestled in highlands, plateaus, and mountain ranges.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the move to teleworking, more and more of Japan's young professionals are leaving Tokyo for the countryside.
Scientists added plants to 38 paved gardens in England. Residents reported feeling less stressed after three months. The study adds to growing evidence on the health benefits of urban gre...
Data from the United Nations Population Division shows where urban populations are growing fastest and how many people live in urban areas.