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Africa’s Story – Is Urbanisation The Only Solution To Rising...

Aspire to thrive? Move to a city! This is a common notion people have, especially in developing...

Johannesburg – The Only African City With Lowest Carbon Emissions

Our first blog in the series of C40 cities’ initiatives highlighted the environment-oriented efforts of smart city...

Africa Towards Accomplishing The 2063 Goal

The impact of the ‘Smart City’ race is increasingly being witnessed in the emerging nations across the world. The effect is actually more resonant...

How Is Kenya Reaping Multiple Benefits From A Single Tree?

The croton trees, touted as money spinners by local farmers are used in producing biofuel, organic fertilizer, poultry feed and more. If you get a...

The Leading Cities Of Africa – Nairobi And Cape Town

Even today, a large part of Africa’s population lives in the rural areas. Many African countries are yet in their relative infancy when it...

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Upcoming Sustainable Autonomous Vehicle Trials In Smart Cities

Gradually and steadily, the number of autonomous vehicles (AVs) on the roads around the world is increasing....
Hudson Yards - A Dream City Of 2020

NYC’s Hudson Yards – An Illusionary Equitable Smart City Within A City

According to the Kiplinger Survey, Manhattan tops the list as the most expensive neighbourhood in New York...
Forest Wildfire - Downfall Of Ecosystem

Creating Smart Forests In Lebanon – Building A Wall Against Climate Change

13 October 2019 - this is the latest date when fires broke out in tens of acres...
Future Technologies to Unlock Smart City Projects

Being “Hyperconnected” Is Key To Unlocking Full Potential In Cities

The most recent, evidence-based research conducted by ESI ThoughLab reveals that cities embracing advanced technologies are witnessing...