Cities and sustainability
March 26, 2014, 1 Comment

UN Habitat 6 Freeway Removals That Changed Their Cities Forever (Gizmodo) It seems counterintuitive, right? Rip out eigh ...

Natural Disasters 2010-2013
December 23, 2013, 1 Comment

Megastorm Aftermath The Passionate Eye In October 2012, Megastorm Sandy cut a path of devastation across the Caribbean a ...

China’s Cities
November 10, 2013, No Comments

The Law of Unintended Consequences Sim Chi Yin for The New York Times Dissatisfaction and Dysfunction in a Model for Chi ...

The Future of the State of Africa
June 10, 2013, No Comments

George Monbiot: Corporate Carve-Up Under the pretext of preventing hunger, the rich nations are engineering a new scramb ...

Aid, Development and Progress 2012-2013
March 29, 2013, No Comments

OECD and the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation Annals of development — Dangerous delusions ...

Haiti: after the earthquake
January 13, 2013, No Comments

KANPE means “Stand Up” in Haitian Creole, and, as the name suggests, the bulk of the organisation’s initiatives an ...

World economy and emerging markets
December 18, 2012, No Comments

Innovation in emerging markets Wednesday-Night.com Emerging markets Emerging Markets.org November/December 2012 Broken B ...

When did the decline of Montreal really start?
October 6, 2012, 2 Comments

Conrad Black: As Quebec decays, Toronto seizes greatness Whether Canadians from other centres like it or not, Toronto is ...

Three Gorges Dam – Updates
August 23, 2012, 1 Comment

Important background Three Gorges Probe Three Gorges Probe covers the social, environmental, scientific and economic imp ...

Japan 2011-2012
July 13, 2012, No Comments

China, Japan, Taiwan and the East China Sea (The Diplomat) Although the sovereignty dispute between China, Japan and Tai ...