Strong partnerships between city governments, real estate occupiers and investors are instrumental to driving the net-zero carbon agenda.
By 2030, nearly five billion of the world's 8.5 billion inhabitants will live in urban settings, with policymakers needing to make them as sustainable places as possible.
Barcelona has reclaimed around eight hectares of the cityscape from motor vehicles, transforming them into sidewalks, playgrounds, bike lanes and more.
In order to restore vitality to urban areas, authorities will need to focus on reducing carbon emissions; transforming the transportation sector will help.
Cities are emerging as critical spaces – with the right physical scale and human capital – in the search for solutions to fight future biodiversity loss
Higher education analyst QS Quacquarelli Symonds has ranked the world’s best student cities for the ninth time – and the results are in.
Asia accounts for 50% of global emissions. As countries develop they need to invest in energy efficient buildings to aid a green recovery and create jobs.
Paying attention to individual details makes all the difference when conceiving urban developments – and will be vital in future to making our cities sustainable.
Unprecedented levels of flooding have prompted city leaders to aclnowledge the need to adapt planning and construction to make cities more resistant to extreme floods and heat.
Buildings are a major contributor to carbon emissions in cities. Wide adoption of digital twin technology could help in the race to reach net zero by 2050.
The head of Glasgow's city council, host of the U.N. COP 26 climate conference says that to work, climate action must happen 'for our people, not to them'.
Cities looking to use 4IR tools will have to address challenges of accountability, restricting the misuse of technology and ensuring citizen privacy.
Czech capital is a trailblazer in building a circular economy after a Circle Scan analysed material flows, GHG emissions and value generation of its economy
By 2030, 60% of the world’s urban population will be under 18. A new Brookings report looks at how to incorporate children into the urban planning process.
Check out the greenhouse gas emissions by country. New research shows that 52% of urban greenhouse gas emissions come from just 25 mega cities.