Despite crime, Chicago ranked world's best city for enjoying life
Chicago enjoyed above average results overall, including top scores for eating and drinking, with safety as its only flaw
Corporate capture of housing and the colonization of cities
Human rights based housing strategies must recognize that that cities are for people – all people
Poor urban planning to blame for pricey housing and expanding slums, experts say
With urban populations rising rapidly in India, planners urgently need to change their approaches and use land more efficiently
In an Istanbul district, a "toxic" transformation divides neighbours
Fikirtepe is home to one of the most notorious gentrification projects in Istanbul
INTERVIEW-China infrastructure plan can help Asia's growing cities - expert
Asian cities urgently need better infrastructure - but it shouldn't all be about economic growth, says 100 Resilient Cities official
Using 'digital Lego', communities redesign India's slums
A patch of grass in crowded Mumbai has become a focus for participatory urban design with slum residents
Hong Kong lawyers "appalled" by move to enforce China law in rail station
Chinese parliament's decision to enforce mainland laws inside high-speed railway station being built in Hong Kong causes concern
US tax cuts will reduce incentive to build affordable housing-campaigners
"This bill will exacerbate our country's already yawning income inequality"
FEATURE-Survivors of Britain's Grenfell inferno homeless for Xmas
"The people in charge of assisting those most affected, giving them houses and offering them services, are the very people who are regarded as responsible for it"
How can cash-poor African, Asian cities raise finance for key infrastructure?
Cities in Asia and Africa must develop new forms of financing for infrastructure in the face of a huge financing gap