Participating in a talk on sustainable urbanization, with focus on sustainability, aims at sharing experiences and challenges related to sustainable urban development, planning and governance for mainstreaming low carbon and climate resilient development in the cities.
Why is India urbanizing slowly? Why do some regions urbanize faster than others? Why do some cities grow faster than others?
When I got opportunity to suggest my ideas for the China’s 13th 5 year plan, I took a different thought process to come up with general ideas. What are they? Well, just read my blog post.
We often hear of the term smart cities. But what does it actually mean? Does it mean creating new cities or just supplementing existing infrastructure with modern information technology? I am sharing some information on how to get enlighten with this new age phenomenon.
Every city in the world has some sense of unique identity developed over the period of time. It can be ancient style of architecture, newly created buildings or innovative usage of space. These identities define the cities and their residents. Think about Shanghai- What comes in your mind?