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L’accessibilité dans les grandes agglomérations : quelles solutions pour les habitants du périurbain ?

Events - 09 April 2014

Comment faire pour que la ville et les emplois restent accessibles à tous ? Comment développer l'offre de mobilité pour les habitants des territoires en périphérie des agglomérations ? Quelles complémentarités et interconnexions organiser entre les différents modes et infrastructures ? Avec Brice Teinturier, directeur général délégué d'Ipsos France et David Menascé, directeur général d'Azao et enseignant à HEC.

Caroline de Francqueville, Flintholm Station Copenhaguen, Flickr CC

Note - What is the role for cities in the energy transition ?

Publications - 01/30/2014

How can local public authorities contribute to carbon emission-reduction objectives? How can cities contribute to reducing demand for fossil fuels? (only in french)

Header: Philippe 2009 - Flickr CC

The Smart Work Center experience in Amsterdam

Films - 12/19/2013

Ger Baron, Clustermanager IT at the Amsterdam Motor Economic presents the experience of "Smart work centers" (SWC), these collaborative workspaces established since 2008 throughout the Netherlands.

Seen on the web

04/16/2014 The Boston Globe
Data-driven bus service set to roll out
Imagine a mass transit system that could figure out on a daily basis where people are and where they want to go, and then get them there — nonstop — on luxury buses for just a few dollars more than a T ride costs.
03/25/2014 C40 Cities
C40 Summit Video Blog Series: Gustavo Fruet, Mayor of Curitiba - Mayors have the capacity to lead
During an interview at the C40 Mayors Summit in Johannesburg, Curitiba Mayor Gustavo Fruet discussed his city’s long-standing commitment to sustainability, as well as the unique, challenging, but ultimately rewarding role mayors play in the long-term health and vitality of their cities.
03/20/2014 The World Bank
New World Bank Tool Enhances Access and Communication of Climate and Disaster Risk Data
With an increasingly unpredictable climate and rising numbers of natural disasters, the need for accurate and actionable data for the project of building resilience is growing. In response, the World Bank has launched the Open Data for Resilience Initiative (OpenDRI) Field Guide, a practical manual for governments and other organizations aimed at setting foundational standards for the open source creation and communication of disaster and climate change information.

Films

Discussion with Philipp Rode - What is the role for cities in the energy transition ?

Conversation with Philipp Rode, Executive Director of LSE Cities presents the three main topics of his intervention about the rôle of cities in the energy transition : (1)connexions between environmental policy and economic development, (2) land-use and transport with the case studies of Hong Kong and Copenhaguen, energy and (3) electric mobility with the case studies of London and Berlin.