Interviews

Interviews
Frameworks such as the New Urban Agenda bring with them a real risk of reducing citizens to providers of data, one academic warns.
Gregory Scruggs August 25, 2017
“The lesson is about more restraint,” says ISOCARP vice-president and planner Martin Dubbeling.
Gregory Scruggs July 19, 2017
The Gold Standard unveils a new certification for sustainable urban development.
Carey L. Biron July 11, 2017
An interview with the Green Bank Network’s Douglass Sims.
Carey L. Biron June 27, 2017
The Paris mayor and C40 chair has become one of the most visible figures on combating global warming.
Gregory Scruggs June 8, 2017
It’s time for cities to use predictive modeling to save lives and property, author Robert Muir-Wood says.
Christopher Swope May 18, 2017
An interview with the Coalition for Urban Transitions’ Nick Godfrey.
Gregory Scruggs May 16, 2017
An interview with the Canadian city’s point person on the event, to be held in March 2018.
Carey L. Biron May 5, 2017
Can a devolution model that worked for London work for smaller metro areas as well?
Christopher Swope May 2, 2017
Mirik Milan says that as cities look to copy the role he made famous, they should hire 'somebody that really knows nightlife'.
Gregory Scruggs May 1, 2017
The Habitat III strategy’s early progress, from the perspective of its chief architect.
Gregory Scruggs April 28, 2017
An interview with the World Economic Forum’s urban point person, Alice Charles.
Gregory Scruggs April 7, 2017
Uncertainty over how the bond market will respond is 'a bit overrated' says Mexico City's environment minister.
Christopher Swope March 16, 2017
An interview with the filmmakers behind ‘The Quito Papers’.
Gregory Scruggs January 25, 2017
The Brookings Institution’s Bruce Katz sees a coming rise of ‘New Localism’
Neal Peirce January 13, 2017
Ada Colau, Alcaldesa de Barcelona, y Manuela Carmena, Alcaldesa de Madrid, llegaron al poder el año pasado en medio de una ola de descontento popular, a causa de la crisis inmobiliaria y financiera en España.
Gregory Scruggs October 19, 2016
Barcelona Mayor Ada Colau and Madrid Mayor Manuela Carmena rode to power last year on a wave of popular discontent over Spain’s real-estate-driven financial crisis.
Gregory Scruggs October 19, 2016
Como Hábitat III llega a su ciudad, una conversación con el alcalde de Quito, Mauricio Rodas.
Gregory Scruggs October 16, 2016
As Habitat III rolls into his city, Rodas tells Citiscope his hopes for the conference’s legacy for Quito.
Gregory Scruggs October 16, 2016
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