Archives for September 2017

Imagine 2060: Resilience, innovation key to success of New York’s waterfront

The future of cities is not only dependent on making them sustainable and connected hubs—they must transform into accelerators of resilience, said Judith Rodin, president emerita of the University of Pennsylvania and The Rockefeller Foundation, during her keynote address at the “Imagine 2060: Delivering Tomorrow’s Cities Together” event in New York on September 14. Thought […]

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Reflections on World Water Week 2017

“Water and waste: reduce and reuse” was the theme of this year’s World Water Week, attended by more than 3,000 in Stockholm. As usual, the topics discussed were wide-ranging. The following are some that caught my attention. Back to the future Non-networked solutions and approaches, like fecal-sludge management (FSM) services, have captured the imagination and […]

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