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What's Happening? - Urbanisation

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What Might Happen? - Urbanisation
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Halcyon In Future 20 October 2016

This evolving report examines what urbanisation-related trends might lie ahead.

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WHAT TRENDS ARE WE SEEING?

 

GROWING INEQUALITY

Megatrend Watch - September 2016
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Halcyon In Future 17 October 2016

Please see below the most compelling new megatrend headlines over the past month. This edition covers demographic, economic, societal, sustainability, technology and urban trends.

For more information about our megatrend and related products and services, please get in touch.

Dominic Kelleher 

Megatrend Watch - August 2016

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Please see below the most compelling new megatrend headlines over the past month. This edition covers demographic, economic, societal, sustainability, technology and urban trends.

For more information about our megatrend and related products and services, please get in touch.

Dominic Kelleher 

 

What's Happening - SDG 11. Sustainable Cities and Communities
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Halcyon In Future 14 October 2016

 

Please see below selected recent intelligence on Sustainable Cities and Communities.

 

Q3 (July-August-September 2016)

 

On Cities
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Halcyon In Kal… 13 October 2014

Cities make up just 2% of the earth's surface but 53% of the world's population live in cities - i.e. for the first time, over half the world's population is urban and the trend towards city living will continue to grow.

Recent Shaping Tomorrow research on cities identified trends and implications across a number of domains:

Population

On London Halcyon In Kal… 10 September 2014

"Earth hath not anything to show more fair..." Never been too sure about that, but undoubtedly our the city of my youth holds a special place in my heart.

The following animation shows the evolution of the capital from its days as Londinium in 50 AD, the commercial centre of the Roman Empire, to its present form as we know it today.

Contrast this with a 2014 drone's view of London.

Where we all live and work
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Halcyon In Future 15 January 2014

According to the World Bank, more people now live inside this circle than outside of it via .

Halcyon Habitat Headlines Halcyon Identifies 17 October 2012

Halcyon curates the most significant habitat-related content from carefully selected, top quality sources. Please contact us if you'd like our help with habitat-related challenges.