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Rockefeller Foundation awards $3.7m to boost opportunity zones initiative

Rockefeller Foundation awards $3.7m to boost opportunity zones initiative

Initiative aims to help cities build a pipeline of projects and small business investments that move beyond the early stages of planning and attract private investment in economically distressed areas.

Sydney to assemble citizen jury to help shape future city plan

Sydney to assemble citizen jury to help shape future city plan

The Australian city is partnering with newDemocracy, a leading foundation working in citizen participation, to design and oversee the jury process.

Melbourne issues open call to help make the city safer

Melbourne issues open call to help make the city safer

It is calling on the community to help unearth effective solutions so everyone can get around the city more safely at any hour

Global call for city wellbeing award

Global call for city wellbeing award

The NewCities Foundation has launched the 2019 Wellbeing City Award for those cities promoting urban initiatives that have a transformative impact on communities

Lake Nona joins Jiyo’s smart cities wellbeing platform

Lake Nona joins Jiyo’s smart cities wellbeing platform

Orlando’s innovative and fast-growing community will use the platform to help improve the wellbeing and quality of life of its residents