Interviews

Interviews
Frameworks such as the New Urban Agenda bring with them a real risk of reducing citizens to providers of data, one academic warns.
Gregory Scruggs August 25, 2017
In an interview with Citiscope, Peñalosa discusses his return to office, fighting inequality and some downsides of decentralization.
Neal Peirce and Gregory Scruggs October 7, 2016
More than anyone else, the process of drafting the New Urban Agenda will fall to María Duarte and Maryse Gautier.
Gregory Scruggs January 14, 2016
A city in recovery helps young people who 'want to get on and do stuff' navigate the red tape.
Christopher Swope November 25, 2015
In an interview with Citiscope, Kenya's most prominent local leader offers a critique and a defense of the country's experiment with handing power to local governments.
Christopher Swope October 29, 2015
The Canadian city is looking to export its recycling model, starting in China.
Christopher Swope April 10, 2015
In an interview with Citiscope, the mayor of Mandaluyong explains why and how he turned around the city’s troubled cemetery.
Anna Valmero May 29, 2014
You've probably heard of the drug lord Pablo Escobar. Medellín would rather you know Mariela Espinosa Arango, who stood up to him.
Christopher Swope April 8, 2014
Medellín's population exploded after 1950. The city has been playing catch-up with all that growth ever since.
Christopher Swope April 7, 2014
Walter Hook, CEO of the Institute for Transportation & Development Policy, tells Citiscope where the BRT movement has been and where it's going.
Christopher Swope March 5, 2014
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