Projects | Resilient and Liveable Cities Lab - Perrine Hamel

Urbanisation has resulted in the proliferation of new city development - especially in the global South. These new cities provide hope for better living conditions as well as economic opportunities. New cities are often built “from scratch” which alters the social and ecological systems of the... Read more

Deforestation and unplanned development increase flood risk, with impacts on lives, livelihoods, and built infrastructure. Understanding when natural ecosystems and land management help to mitigate flood risks and incorporating this knowledge into planning are high-priority goals for many... Read more

The world urban population is expected to rise by 2.5 billion between 2014 and 2050, with nearly 90 percent of the increase concentrated in Asia and Africa. Many countries in Southeast Asia (SEA) have been rapidly urbanising over the past 30 years. The region currently has about 245 million... Read more