São Paulo

An innovative effort to keep a megacity's urban edge green.
Ignacio Amigo February 24, 2017

The Brazilian city joins Medellín and Bogotá, Colombia, Santiago, Chile and Guadalajara, Mexico as winners of the regional competition. 

December 5, 2016

Record low traffic fatalities in 2015 followed a concerted citywide effort to reduce speeds and improve pedestrian safety, the World Resources Institute says. 

May 5, 2016

Brazil’s business and financial hub has launched the world’s largest retraining program for municipal employees, Governing reports. 

December 23, 2015

Mayor Fernando Haddad has widened sidewalks and added bike paths and bus lanes in a quest to wean residents from cars, the New York Times reports.

October 9, 2015

Cities such as São Paulo and Hong Kong are reaching out to foreign counterparts for urban solutions and trade and business opportunities, the Chicago Tribune reports.  

June 10, 2015

The water shortage is so dire in São Paulo that some people are drilling their own wells and residents could be forced to flee if the taps run dry, the New York Times reports. 

February 24, 2015

 São Paulo may have to ration water five days a week in response to a dire water shortage that also extends to Rio and Belo Horizonte, Bloomberg reports. 

January 30, 2015

Water taps could soon run dry in Brazil’s largest city and financial hub due to a heat wave and drought, Pangea Today reports. 

October 20, 2014

Buenos Aires, São Paulo, Santiago and Medellín offer some attractive advantages for startups, but downsides can include bureaucracy and economic instability, Gigaom reports. 

September 10, 2014

 A cyclist headquarters to open this month in São Paulo will feature bike parking, showers and a repair station, Global Site Plans reports. 

July 11, 2014
Seen as a model across Latin America, the financing program is on the verge of a few big changes.
Leão Serva May 22, 2014

Sao Paulo, Istanbul among cities to see rise in corporate offices

November 6, 2013

Globalization raises Sao Paulo’s diplomatic profile

October 21, 2013
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