• This year, for the first time ever, the TED Prize went not to an individual, but to an idea on which our planet's future depends: the City 2.0 "Citizen powered change"
  • European Data Protection Supervisor warns 'massive collection of personal data' could be accessed without safeguards. Read the full story at Guardian.co.uk
  • Here's an interesting blog post and video on slate.com on how mobile technology can get problems fixed, but first you need to know what the problem is.
  • As London gears up to host the 2012 Games, Greg Clark asks: is the capital still relevant in the new global order, and can it continue to be a genuine leader?’ Since the 1...
  • European cities are leading their international peer group in various areas of climate change management, including setting emissions targets, according to a new report pub...
  • Listen to Andrew Carter (Centre for Cities), Dave Smith (Chief Executive, Sunderland City Council) and Ray Mills (PwC) discuss the challenges facing mid-sized cities, espec...
  • Some of England’s mid-sized cities have performed well in recent years, generating many private sector jobs.  But future growth in these places could be held back unless th...
  • 95% of cities believe green policies will benefit economy. Despite the global recession, a new report from LSE Cities shows widespread optimism concerning green economic de...
  • A new report by Centre for Cities, sponsored by ICAEW, highlights which UK cities are most exposed by the Eurozone crisis and finds that places that have a combination of h...
  • The journey of eight Nordic cities in championing green growth, through addressing seven challenegs: Urban Planning Transport Street Lighting Energy Water Smart Informatio...
What's new?