Tag Archives: urban planning
Financing sustainable city infrastructure

Financing sustainable city infrastructure

With scarce resources, what solutions are available to finance the infrastructure needs of cities?
Interview with Abha Joshi-Ghani, Senior Manager World Bank at thecrystal.org.

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Climate issues and urban planning

Climate issues and urban planning

Interview with David Cadman, President ICLEI discussing how climate issues are linked to urban planning and sustainability.
Episode five of ‘Sustainable Cities’ series at thecrystal.org.

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Sustainable cities: interview with Holger Dalkmann, CEO Embarq/WRI

Sustainable cities: interview with Holger Dalkmann, CEO Embarq/WRI

How does urban planning influence our transportation patterns?
Episode five of ‘Sustainable Cities’ series at thecrystal.org.

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Interview with Pablo Vaggione, author UN-Habitat Guide for city leaders

Interview with Pablo Vaggione, author UN-Habitat Guide for city leaders

Vaggione discusses what the ideal density is for a city to be sustainable.
Episode four of ‘Sustainable Cities’ series at thecrystal.org.

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Richard Rosan, President of Urban Land Institute discusses ‘sustainable cities’

Richard Rosan, President of Urban Land Institute discusses ‘sustainable cities’

Why is capturing land value not more widely used as a way to finance infrastructure investments?
Episode three of ‘Sustainable Cities’ series at thecrystal.org.

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Mpho Franklyn Tau, Johannesburg Mayor discusses ‘sustainable cities’

Mpho Franklyn Tau, Johannesburg Mayor discusses ‘sustainable cities’

How important is it to involve Johannesburg’s citizens in the city’s planning programmes?
Episode two of ‘Sustainable Cities’ series at thecrystal.org.

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Interview with Joan Clos, Head of the UN-Habitat

Interview with Joan Clos, Head of the UN-Habitat

What are the key elements for good urban planning in the 21st century? Joan Cloas discusses sustainable cities at thecrystal.org.

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