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SEPTEMBER 2020


Special feature on cities & COVID-19 | Part 2
The announcement of 2020 Prize Laureate is postponed to a later date due to the ongoing COVID-19 global pandemic. | More info

RENEWING CITIES
WITH REMOTE WORKING


As cities adapt to life in the COVID-19 era, many are seizing the moment to implement consequential changes for a more resilient, sustainable and healthier future. In this second in a series of articles, we look at how city centres and suburbs could evolve as more companies embrace digitalisation and remote working. | Feature story »
 

10 WAYS TO CLOSE
THE DIGITAL GAP

 
With the COVID-19 pandemic exposing and widening digital divides among residents, cities and countries are taking steps to close the gap, both to tide citizens over the crisis and to ensure that the benefits of digital advances are shared by more, if not all, in the longer term. | Find out more »

CASE STUDY 11:
CONNECTING PEOPLE
TO OPPORTUNITIES


Medellín's MetroCable is the first of its kind in the world - a cable car system designed as mass transit. It connects marginalised communities in inaccessible mountain areas to the city centre, opens opportunities to employment and education, and breaks down socioeconomic stratification. Read the case study »

— PREVIOUS FEATURES —


COVID-19 response ➜ New roads for cities post-COVID-19
Transforming streets ➜ 10 cities that are transforming their streets
Case study 10 ➜  Participatory design from concept to operations
About the Prize
A biennial international award that honours outstanding achievements and contributions to the creation of liveable, vibrant and sustainable urban communities around the world. | More info »

Secretariat: Urban Redevelopment Authority
Co-organiser: Centre for Liveable Cities
Sponsor: Keppel Corporation
Presented at: World Cities Summit
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