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Urban innovation matters: 10 articles and resources to highlight why

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Head of Communications at Anteverti & CitiesToBe Executive Editor

The importance of data, research and experiment; thinking outside of the box; a human-centered digitalization approach; putting people at the core: these are some of the keys to foster smarter cities, according to our team's expertise.

Emilia Sáiz: "Competition among cities is not an impediment for cooperation"

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Secretary General of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG)

It’s the 100th anniversary of Jane Jacob’s birth, and the challenges of her generation are still the ones we are facing today.

She protested …

Creativity is boosting urban sustainability – and here are 10 examples

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Senior Consultant at Anteverti & Expert in Creative Urban Solutions, Eco-innovation, Environmental Resilience & Circularity

It’s the 100th anniversary of Jane Jacob’s birth, and the challenges of her generation are still the ones we are facing today.

She protested …

How can feminist urbanism help build more equal cities? Lessons from Latin America

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Advisor for the Women and Inclusive Growth at Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and researcher

Urban spaces still often mirror gender inequality, but feminist urbanism-activism can be a powerful vector to move towards more equal, inclusive and safe cities – as it is happening in Latin America.

Cities leading the fight against climate change

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Senior Consultant at Anteverti & Expert in Creative Urban Solutions, Eco-innovation, Environmental Resilience & Circularity

Cities hold the key to tackling climate change given that they are responsible for 80% of global emissions.

Our cities in 2017: the technologies that matter

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Author and consultant

A review of what’s moving, to better understand where to act.

A glimpse into global challenges through global experts

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Consultant & Urban Expert

The world we live in is bringing a picture of global challenges when we try to discern between risks and opportunities. 

Public Spaces in African cities

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Urbanist and Director of Our Future Cities

African public spaces are complex, especially so against the backdrop of fast urbanising cities and increasing socio-economic volatility.

Youth engagement in politics

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Head of Knowledge & Policy at Climate Infrastructure Partnership

Youth engagement in politics encourages youth to become actors rather than subjects.

Jane Jacobs, Eyes on the street

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CEO of Anteverti & Director of CitiesToBe

On the 100th anniversary of Jane Jacobs, her new perspective to urbanism is remembered.