Spend a moment sitting in the shoes of Bucharest.
How bottom-up growth, driven by citizens, trumps central command.
Why the newest edition of the city-building game has fans in revolt.
Despite an urban development explosion, the country hasn't developed a taste for skyscrapers and tall building.
What's lost when anything is possible.
A month after a gruesome gang rape, New Delhi takes aim at the lowest-hanging fruit: Improving public spaces.
India's unbalanced sex ratio has created a slew of social problems and exacerbated violence against women.
Planners have created isolated urban enclaves that keep the country’s immigrant population separate.
There are some significant but realistic planning ideas making the rounds, with acute sensitivity to the islands’ special culture.
A new exhibit from the San Francisco Planning and Urban Research Association showcases the simple visualizations of complex ideas that have changed how we live.
The Swedish video game company and UN-HABITAT are teaming up to help people around the world re-envision their cities.
The field first started in America as the purview of three very different types of thinkers.
The stated preference of India's greatest citizen for village life may be holding his country back.
Brazil's Curitiba was once a model of sustainable planning. Now, it's struggling with a slew of urban problems.
And its author makes the case for why our cities need more dummies getting involved.
Melanie Hammet wants to turn obscure zoning ordinances into the universal language of song.
Zoom through underground roadways and over a reconstructed Ottoman barrack in this video of the yet-to-be-built Taksim Project, a major rejiggering of Istanbul's central park.
In 1901, a team of social do-gooders teamed up to build a clean, green city. A look at their legacy, more than a century later
An interview with Nancy Odendaal, project coordinator of the Association of African Planning Schools