Alice Charles

Project Lead, Cities, World Economic Forum Geneva

Alice has sixteen years’ experience working in the areas of cities and urban development, town planning, real estate, infrastructure, environment, climate change and public policy. She leads the World Economic Forum's cities and urban development work, including the Forum's Future of Urban Development and Services Initiative, the Global Future Council on Cities and Urbanization, the production of all city and urban development related content and curation of events at World Economic Forum Summits. She previously worked for the Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government, Ireland, Dail Eireann (Irish Parliament), Ireland, Jacobs Engineering (formerly SKM Colin Buchanan) and GVA, London, UK. She has a Master’s in Business Administration from University College Dublin Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, a Postgraduate Diploma in Town and Country Planning from Queens University Belfast and a 1st Class Honours Degree in Environmental Planning from Queen’s University Belfast. She is a Chartered Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute and a Member of the Irish Planning Institute. In 2017 she completed a Masters in Global Leadership through the World Economic Forum, in conjunction with The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Columbia University, Cornell Tech, INSEAD, London Business School and the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS). She was awarded the Irish Echo Irish 40-Under-40 Award 2017. The award is provided to Irish and Irish Americans who have distinguished themselves in their respective fields of work before reaching the age of 40.

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アフォーダブル住宅不足対策、世界の都市による10の取り組み

世界中に見られる、これまでにない速さの都市化により、良質なアフォーダブル住宅に対する需要が増えています。所得の中央値の三倍以下が、アフォーダブルな平均住宅価格の一般的基準と考えられていますが、最近の調査によると、調査対象となった世界200都市の90%がこの基準を超えています。

21 Jun 2019