Future Proofing Cities

A report looking at the risks and opportunities for inclusive urban growth in developing countries. 129 cities, 5 urban types and over 100 practical solutions.

The ‘Future Proofing Cities’ report has been published by Atkins in a unique partnership with the Department for International Development (DFID) and University College London (UCL). This report assesses the risks to cities from climate hazards, resource scarcities, and damage to ecosystems and how they can act now to future proof themselves. Covering 129 cities totalling 350 million people in 20 countries, this report identifies practical measures that cities can take to now manage these future risks.

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Tuesday, 26th March 2013

Katerina Elias-Trostmann

A holistic report that provides a good overview of governance, environmental, urban planning and climate finance strategies for resilient cities into account.

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