In cities across Asia, air pollution levels are reaching alarming levels. There are workable solutions to cleaning up the air of the region’s urban areas but it will require resolve and innovation.
Blog posts on "livable cities"
Digital technology is increasingly important in designing and managing cities that put people first
No matter the urban pressures in Asia and Pacific, governments and their partners must provide spaces for communities to play and interact.
Urban waste can be an asset. Not making the most of it is a missed opportunity for Asian cities.
When land value is created, shared, and reinvested, it spurs a virtuous cycle of urban infrastructure development.
To go beyond infrastructure, we must empower people.
A proper balance of grey and green infrastructure is crucial to make Asia’s cities more resilient.
Declaring rivers as “living entities” can help protect them from pollution and make the cities along their banks more livable.
Transit-oriented development combines spatial planning with urban transport.
Asian mayors will discuss in Frankfurt the competing challenges and opportunities their cities face to becoming inclusive, safe, resilient, and sustainable.