World Cities Day

A brief by Elise Baudelet, junior expert in territorial marketing at CAAC This October 31th 2014 is the inaugural ‘World Cities Day’. The United Nations General Assembly initiative is expected to promote the international community’s interest in global urbanisation and to encourage cooperation between countries in working towards sustainable urban development. Indeed, urbanization is a…

Workshop: Renewable Energy in Public Transport

On Thursday 6th November 2014 from 4am-6pm, at « Croissance Verte », the annual congress of regional sustainability in Poitiers under the high patronage of the Minister for sustainability, a workshop on Renewable Energy in Public Transport will be hold. Unable to attend? Parallel contribution can be added online « The REPUTE program aims to promote the use…

Gentrification: are better cities liveable?

A brief by Elise Baudelet, junior expert in territorial marketing at CAAC In different towns around the globe, gentrification divides the opinion. On one hand, it could be seen as an opportunity to upgrade an area and increase its potential (financially, in terms of attractiveness, image…). On the other hand, it could be identified as…