Economic development

A remote Gujarat village sets an example for cities to adopt govt schemes

Mon, 2017-08-21 00:32 -- SCC India Staff
08/21/2017

In India, where there are cities struggling to provide even basic amenities to their tax-paying citizens, a village in Gujarat—Punsari—is equipped with modern amenities like CCTV cameras, WiFi and a renewable energy power station. However, a decade back, this remote village was not privy to even basic facilities like electricity and water.

Miami's enhanced resilience plan: a lesson for other cities?

Thu, 2017-02-09 15:42 -- Doug Peeples
02/09/2017

Like many large cities, Miami is wrestling with the challenges of growing populations and aging infrastructure. But the coastal city has another big problem: increasingly frequent tidal flooding. If your city is facing similar challenges, Miami's action plan may provide ideas and solutions you can use.

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