Editorial – Policy Watch – The State of our Cities achieving environmental, social and economic goals


Increasing number of experts are now highlighting the impact of our cities as a key concern globally. As we pass the 50 per cent mark for urban population worldwide, it is becoming evident that with this have come a wide range of social, environmental, economic, cultural and governance problems. Most of the solutions are not ‘rocket science’ – technologies and tools are increasingly available but good policies and community engagement are vital for achieving a low carbon society. […]