21st Century Challenges events
Informed discussion from the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG). Additional content is available on the 21st Century Challenges website.
London: too big to succeed?
London competes on a global stage, but what price does its infrastructure pay for doing so? With growing pressure on housing, transport and public services, is it time to rethink growth in the capital?
Cities, growth and rebalancing the UK economy
Successive governments have tried to ‘rebalance’ spatial economic growth in the UK. How can policy-makers ensure that plans for a ‘Northern Powerhouse’ really address the ‘north-south divide’? What will this mean for other city regions?
Ready for impact?
We live in a rapidly changing world. How can our communities become more resilient to physical, environmental and social changes? Are there important adaptation lessons from the past we can apply to the future?
An evening seminar and dinner discussion to promote knowledge exchange between the geographical community, practitioners and policy-makers.