The world’s population is constantly increasing. To accommodate everyone, we need to build modern, Sustainable Cities. For all of us to survive and prosper, we need new, intelligent urban planning that creates safe, affordable and resilient cities with green and culturally inspiring living conditions.
Issue paths reward independent members for identifying, reporting and solving complex city challenges. Issues use SDGs as a framework for streamlining actionable steps with industry-specific modules to help members acquire new skills and maximize the impact of innovation streams.
Ensuring access for all to adequate, safe and affordable housing and essential services and upgrade slums.
Reducing the adverse per capita environmental impact of cities, including by paying special attention to air quality and municipal and other waste management.
Substantially increasing the number of cities and human settlements adopting and implementing integrated policies and plans towards inclusion, resource efficiency, mitigation and adaptation to climate change, resilience to disasters, and development and implementation, in line with the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015–2030, holistic disaster risk management at all levels.
Providing universal access to safe, inclusive and accessible green and public spaces, in particular for women and children, older persons and persons with disabilities.
Providing access to safe, affordable, accessible and sustainable transport systems for all, improving road safety, notably by expanding public transport, with special attention to the needs of those in vulnerable situations, women, children, persons with disabilities and older persons.