Smart Cities, Habitat III, and the New Urban Agenda

This week, we discussed smart, inclusive cities, as well as international frameworks, such as Habitat III and the New Urban Agenda. In this post, I will elaborate on the goals of Habitat III, how it relates to Sen’s theories on development, and how it relates to my capstone project on inclusive recreation.

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Sustainable Development Goals and the High-level Political Forum

This week, we talked about the sustainable development goals and the high-level political forum. In this post, I discuss what the SDGs are, who the actors are that implement them and shape them, and the HLPF. I end with discussing what specific SDGs relate to my capstone project on inclusive recreation.  Continue reading