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Urban Jungle: Singapore Leads the Way on Green Space

By David Emmett

January 13, 2015
Singapore is a giant in the corporate and financial sectors. Perhaps surprisingly, it’s also a haven for nature.
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Urban Jungle: How Vulnerable is Bogotá to Climate Change Impacts?

By Angela Andrade

September 19, 2014
Our recent study aimed to determine the threat climate change poses to the city’s more than 8 million residents.
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Urban Jungle: Restoring Rio’s Water Supply

By Rodrigo Medeiros, Ph.D.

July 11, 2014
One reason to keep an eye on Rio after the World Cup? A new initiative to provide freshwater security for its people.
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Urban Jungle: Jakarta’s Green Wall

By Ketut Putra

May 13, 2014
Forests store fresh water cities depend on — and keep it from descending on them all at once.
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Urban Jungle: No Forest, No Water for Mexico City

By Jurgen Hoth

March 21, 2014
Mexico’s “Water Forest” provides water for 23 million people in one of the world’s largest metropolitan areas.
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