Cities & Communities

La apuesta de Estados Unidos por Chile

Por: Francisca Skoknic* Revista Qué Pasa Artículo original   Fue durante su cuenta presidencial anual, en enero pasado, que Barack Obama sorprendió con el anuncio de su primera gira oficial … Continue reading

2011/03/19 · Leave a comment

When Will We Learn?

The world has suffered three tsunamis in 13 months. Why our warning systems need to be better. Paolo Pellegrin / MagnumThe devastation left by the 2004 tsunami in Indonesia is … Continue reading

2011/03/13 · Leave a comment

China’s New Urban Plan — Buy a Car, but Don’t Use It

By COCO LIU of ClimateWire New York Times: February 9, 2011 Artículo original SHANGHAI — One aspect of this country’s high-speed economic growth is that Chinese are getting richer and … Continue reading

2011/02/25 · Leave a comment

UNEP Green Economy Report

Cities are natural sites for emerging ‘green’ economy Artículo original Report As the world recovers from the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression, a new report from the United … Continue reading

2011/02/21 · 1 Comment

Shaun Donovan’s Demand: Embrace Sustainability, If You Want Federal Money

by Kenneth Harney February 10, 2011 Shaun Donovan, secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), knows a lot about big-city housing rehabilitation and construction issues. After … Continue reading

2011/02/19 · 1 Comment