"In the planning and designing of new communities, housing projects, and urban renewal, the planners both private and public, need to give explicit consideration to the kind of world that is being created for the children who will be growing up in these settings" - Urie Bronfenbrenner
Have you ever thought about how your actions and choices will impact those who come next? Or whether the places you stand, sit, walk and travel to and from every day will still be around in 2030?
Sustainable Cities and Communities is one of the Global Goals that is really important for future generations. We need to get wiser about how we develop, think harder about the way that we build and most importantly really understand the 'why' behind what we are doing.
There is a lot of great work already happening out in the world today and many people and organistions are switching onto the part they have to play in determining their city's future.
What's being done for Global Goal #11 around the world so far?