The (Secret) Copenhagen Model for Regenerating Cities

The (Secret) Copenhagen Model for Regenerating Cities

By Bruce Katz, Centennial Scholar at the Brookings Institution, author of ‘The Metropolitan Revolution’, board member of BLOXHUB and leading international expert on global urbanization.  Featured in: Economy, Real Estate Thirty years ago, the city of...
From Copenhagen to Kolkata: Action behind climate declarations

From Copenhagen to Kolkata: Action behind climate declarations

By Simon Hansen, Regional Director, C40 Image credit: Emilie Koefoed It has been said of the outcome of the UN Climate Change Conference COP21 in December 2015 held in Paris that ”By comparison to what it could have been, it’s a miracle. By comparison to what it...
World cities are growing – can exports follow?

World cities are growing – can exports follow?

  BY ANNE SKOVBRO, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND CPO OF REALDANIA & LYKKE FRIIS, CHAIR, THE DANISH FOREIGN POLICY SOCIETY. We discuss growth in Denmark. Where should it come from, and who should provide it? A good place to look is to the world’s big cities. Between now...
Sustainable Urbanization

Sustainable Urbanization

by Jacob Kurek, Partner in Henning Larsen Architects & Jakob Strømann-Andersen, PhD student at Henning Larsen Architects. Within a few years, over half of the population in Africa will live in cities. Rapid urbanization means environmental, economic and social...