Are 24-hour cities good for you?
Round-the-clock culture, or playground for drunken partygoers? Join the live Q&A this Friday at The Guardian to discuss the impact of the night-time economy on urban life. Learn more >>
Inclusive Cities: Challenges and opportunities for the 21st century
Four experts talk about the challenges and opportunities that cities face in the 21st century to become more inclusive and sustainable: Michael Sorkin, architect and urban expert; Abha Joshi-Ghani, Director for Knowledge Exchange and Learning at the World Bank; Christopher Sabatini, Senior Director of Policy at the Americas Society/ Council of the Americas; and Timothy Docking, Lead of the Emerging Markets Funding (EMF) Group at IBM Public Sector. Watch interviews >>
Plano de Ação João Pessoa Sustentável
Iniciativa prevê ações de curto e médio prazo para oferecer serviços públicos de qualidade, garantir a segurança, promover o emprego e utilizar de modo eficiente os recursos naturais. Ver plano de ação >>
Rethinking Emerging Cities in Latin America and the Caribbean
Audiovisual piece that documents four successful initiatives for sustainable urban planning. Cities analyzed are Mar del Plata, Argentina; La Paz, Mexico; Tegucigalpa, Honduras; and Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago. Watch video >>
An interview with Jeff Risom, Gehl Architects
Read and watch an interview with Jeff Risom, Gehl Architects on how Latin American and Caribbean cities can face their biggest challenges. View interview >>
Emerging and Sustainable Cities Initiative is now on Flickr.
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