“When we plan a city, the plans are usually restricted to land-use. But we need to move beyond land-use. What’s more important is how to move people” –Vikas Gupta, Municipal Commissioner of Gurgaon, India
The success of neighborhood planning often hinges on community engagement.
Transportation’s negative impact on the environment is increasing as the world’s population grows. In 2010, transport was responsible for 23 percent of total energy-related greenhouse gas emissions, and this figure is growing.
FedEx has been a valuable supporter of sustainable mobility...
- Managing Associate, Climate ResilienceIndia
Lubaina is a Managing Associate in the Climate Resilience Practice at WRI India. She is currently leading the urban resilience work at the WRI India’s Sustainable Cities Centre, focusing on issues of urban poverty and livelihood...
- Associate, Climate ResilienceGlobal
Ayesha Dinshaw is an Associate with the Climate Resilience Practice, which aims to build adaptive capacity in developing countries. Ayesha has been with WRI since 2011. Within the Climate Resilience Practice, she focuses on...
- projectInnovative public-private collaboration speeds the development and implementation of building efficiency policies and practices
- projectBuilding climate resilience at the rural-urban interface
As advanced bus systems continue to gain traction worldwide, users are spending less time stuck in traffic and more time being productive and living their lives.
On February 17, 2015, Michael R.