Blogs on urban planning
Published on Friday, 03 May 2019
Digital technology is increasingly important in designing and managing cities that put people first
Published on Monday, 11 February 2019
No matter the urban pressures in Asia and Pacific, governments and their partners must provide spaces for communities to play and interact.
Published on Tuesday, 15 January 2019
ADB is helping a new tech hub in the PRC respond to user needs as it develops a sustainable public transport system.
Published on Tuesday, 19 June 2018
When land value is created, shared, and reinvested, it spurs a virtuous cycle of urban infrastructure development.
Published on Thursday, 10 May 2018
The PRC can learn from international examples of metropolitan governance, adapting them to its own urban development requirements.
Published on Friday, 23 February 2018
My 2 takeaways from the World Urban Forum are that there’s enough money to fund projects, and we need to implement global agendas.
Published on Monday, 04 December 2017
A proper balance of grey and green infrastructure is crucial to make Asia’s cities more resilient.
Published on Monday, 17 July 2017
African cities can learn from the experience of Asian cities to ensure urban development is sustainable.
Published on Sunday, 07 May 2017
Transit-oriented development combines spatial planning with urban transport.
Published on Friday, 02 September 2016
42% of ADB blog readers claim that improved connections would get people to use public transport more in Asian cities, while a further 40% pointed to efficiency as the most important deciding factor.