Urban

February 7, 2012

Islamshahr, Tehran: Coping and Responses to Infrastructure Gaps

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By Syed Mohsin Islamshahr is a city south of Tehran. It is one of the largest immigrant cities. It has a population of 357,171 and

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Islamshahr
February 7, 2012

Aquablanca, Santiago de Cali: Responses to Water Supply and Sewerage Inadequacies

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By Lauren O’Reilly The district of Aguablanca is located on 3,000 hectares in the southeastern floodplain (Ridgley, 1989) of Columbia’s third largest city, Santiago de

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Aquablanca
December 7, 2011

Melbourne: Climate Risk Assessment and Response

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In December of 2011, emerging sustainable development leaders gathered in Professor Shagun Mehrotra’s Climate Change and Cities course┬áto discuss climate risks and responses in eight

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Climate Change and Cities
January 2, 2011

Rapid Urbanization in Developing-Country Cities

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“In 2008, for the first time in history, more than half of the world’s population will be living in towns and cities. By 2030 this

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