Friday, September 3, 2010

Blue planet or green globe?

Inspirational examples of how villages, towns and cities around the world are becoming greener and cleaner.

Singapore. Photo by William Cho.

Singapore has a strategy to diversify and secure its limited water supply. Photo by William Cho.
Community groups, planners and politicians across the world face strikingly similar environmental challenges.
These include many problems that we are familiar with, such as managing sustainable urban growth, making the best use of scarce resources and adapting to climate change.

World-class examples

These international examples show how different places are dealing with their problems in their own unique ways: