Flavie Halais

Flavie Halais is a French freelance journalist, blogger and filmmaker living in Montreal, Canada.

More Than Half of the World's Refugees Live in Urban Areas

Here’s what that means for cities.

In the Montréal Area, 82 Municipalities Begin to Think and Act As One

After a contentious start, mayors from the region have come together to jointly plan a more sustainable metropolitan area.

6 Lessons From Rebuilding Haiti's Capital

After a devastating earthquake, some innovative urban development work is going on in Port-au-Prince.

Can We Do Full-Scale Farming Inside City Centers?

An urban farm in Montreal is scaling the industry "with more software than farmers."

Has South America's Most Sustainable City Lost Its Edge?

Brazil's Curitiba was once a model of sustainable planning. Now, it's struggling with a slew of urban problems.