A new study by India's National Environment Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) finds that using a cluster model for building in Mumbai's suburbs will further densify the city, negatively impacting the city's liveability.
Following the lead of cities like San Francisco, Akron, Ohio has successfully campaigned to reclaim the space occupied by the Innerbelt Freeway in favor of a National Forest, with the aim of re-uniting communities separated 40 years ago by the highway.
As we continue our tour of U.S. Creative Cities, we visit Albuquerque to learn more about its Innovation District and speak to key stakeholders about how the Duke City aspires to create a new cluster for innovation - and collision.
Artist and activist Ai WeiWei has partnered up with architects Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron to design a Hansel-and-Gretel-inspired surveillance park in New York City, bringing home the realities of live surveillance to visitors.
After last week's meetings in Cancun, Mexico, the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) issued the updated the Disaster Resilience Scorecard for Cities, providing a set of assessments that will allow local governments to monitor and review progress and challenges to the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction: 2015-2030.