Environment and Sustainability

3 mins

The Problem with Plastic

14 Sep 2018
Single-use plastic bags are a global problem; unfortunately, Singapore is lagging behind the rest of the world.
3 mins

Can Chiang Mai look to Singapore for solutions to its urbanisation woes?

07 Aug 2018
Chiang Mai and Singapore faced the huge pressure of urbanisation at the turn of the late 20th century. A late bloomer, Chiang Mai’s land reforms have resulted in uneven urban development. Perhaps Singapore’s policies can shed light on spatial inequality.
7 mins

Why water conservation efforts often come up dry

10 Jul 2018
Visual tracking indicators could be just what we need in combating water wastage.
7 mins

Using emotional intelligence to encourage drinking recycled water

30 May 2018
3 mins

ESG Series: The Macroeconomic implications of climate change

25 Apr 2018
7 mins

World Health Day: Can a health systems ’scorecard’ help ASEAN countries kick the smoking habit?

06 Apr 2018
5 mins

Are smart cities safe?

03 Apr 2018
7 mins

Singapore Budget 2018: A Tale of Two Taxes

28 Feb 2018
5 mins

Air pollution lessons from Beijing, Delhi

13 Feb 2018
7 mins

Urban water security in China: Addressing a crippling water shortage

29 Jan 2018
China’s water supply is predicted to run out as early as 2020 in some cities. What brought about this crisis and can the country’s current measures sufficiently address the problem?