4. Building sustainable urban systems for the future

Urban growth projections


UN – Department of economic & social affairs (DESA): Urban growth projections

UN DESA: World urbanisation prospects – A wealth of data on the future of urbanization.


Resilient city design

Building smog-free cities – The Guardian (Nov 2018)

Eco city design

Intro to Eco city design PowerPoint

Urban ecological footprint – gdrc.org

Eco cities – wikipedia

Smart city design

Youtube video – How the city of Palo Alto in California is using smart technology to improve the lives of its residents

In Nanjing, SAP are helping authorities manage the city’s traffic.