Monocle 24: The Urbanist

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With an influential audience of city mayors, urban planners and architects, this is Monocle’s guide to making better cities, be it new technology, state-of-the-art subways or compact apartments.
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27:00 | Feb 13th

We look at some of the ways that waterside cities interact with their coastlines, from Oslo’s efforts to lower pollution to the fight against rising tides in New York. Plus: a report from Alexandria, ...Show More

03:52 | Feb 10th

This week Monocle’s Editor Andrew Tuck ponders the question: how do you make a place?
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29:12 | Feb 6th

We discuss the impact an average-sized building, such as a mid-sized office or modest apartment block, can have on its community.

06:12 | Feb 3rd

This week we’re off to Brazil for a wander through Salvador’s historical centre, Pelourinho, where we learn about the area’s complicated heritage, and its significance to the country’s black history.

29:37 | Jan 30th

How should cities handle a crisis? As the threat of the coronavirus spreads, we look at how our urban areas have coped when disaster has struck, be it terrorism, a health emergency, a natural disaster...Show More
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