The partnerships being formed now could save the Bayview area when an earthquake strikes.
Helsinki has always had a top-notch statistics bureau. Now, it's bringing that data online, and making it regional.
The Indian city is finding a path out of an urban trash crisis by bringing dignity to workers who once were ostracized.
The government transformed a major infrastructure project into a jobs program, employing hundreds of struggling Senagalese.
In a city of 20 million people, most don't pay their water bills. So the Karachi Water and Sewerage Board has begun playing the religion card.
The success of the world's first city-level carbon-trading system hasn't had much to do with emissions trading.
A bus-rapid transit success story.
Fumes from brick kilns kill almost as many people each year as the 2013 textile mill collapse. But they're finally starting to clean up their act.
The new transit line has sparked a development boom unlike anything in the region’s history.
The Canada Line proves that public-private partnerships can work.
Ghana is on a national quest to name its city streets, a move that will improve way-finding and generate tax revenue.
The scenery around Legazpi is dazzling, but nearly all of the most striking features can kill people by the thousands.
A case study in urban renewal.
Last January, the Estonian capital of Tallinn stopped charging for trolley and bus rides. It's had some unexpected results.