All posts in Europe

If Mayors Ruled the World…

Categories: Europe, Governance, People
Comments: No
city hall
This weekend the first planning session of the Global Parliament of Mayors took place in Amsterdam: a conference about mayors, for mayors, attended by mayors, moderated by mayors and hosted by a mayor, all triggered by a book about mayors: If Mayors Ruled the World. Read more
7883535488_a85dbff866_b
Is paradise a large metropolis? As city dwellers, we’re prone to believing that the good life is found on a desolate beach far from the cacophony of any urban environment. Cities, to their credit however, actually make us much happier than we might otherwise believe. Read more
plantsgermanetes
Nowadays, citizens all over the world are driving initiatives to improve their immediate urban environment. These actions help to promote a process of naturalization of the city through the improvement of green areas, reclaiming public spaces or supporting acclimation of wild species to the buildings where they have their lair. Read more