Homes and Hopes
Manila needs to optimize urban design, one that uses sustainable development as a tool to address the needs of the people. In this city that was once torn by wars, there should be space for in-city relocation and revitalized waterways. There should be space for better life.
Would you pave paradise to put up a parking lot?
Let everyone first understand what the problem is – and then we can come up with the appropriate solutions.
Democracy and Climate Change in the Philippines: The Role of Local Officials in Disaster Risk Reduction
Bombs, blood, broken lives – for decades such have been the headlines from Mindanao, the southern region of the Philippines. This resource-rich area – now improverished by armed conflict, terrorism and corruption – has been presented in the media as a region in crisis. In December 2011 Mindanao hit the headlines […]