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App launched to support frontline workers during the pandemic

App launched to support frontline workers during the pandemic

Blink has been developed and deployed in partnership with leading organisations, including the UK’s NHS, to empower and protect frontline and key workers inside their organisations.

Edinburgh councillors told to prioritise poverty, sustainability and wellbeing, while saving £86.7 million

Edinburgh councillors told to prioritise poverty, sustainability and wellbeing, while saving £86.7 million

The call forms part of the Scottish capital’s four-year Change Strategy, which aims to build a more inclusive and fairer city.

120WaterAudit lands $7m in funding

120WaterAudit lands $7m in funding

120WaterAudit’s software and kits are used by government agencies, public water systems and facilities tasked with executing regulated and voluntary water programmes.

Milan crowned top city for wellbeing

Milan crowned top city for wellbeing

The Italian city has been recognised for placing wellbeing at the centre of urban planning and policy, while four others are being honoured as Wellbeing Laureate Cities.

Toolkit aims to help civic leaders make an impact

Toolkit aims to help civic leaders make an impact

A new resource focuses on the key stages of developing a smart city and contends that putting citizens and wellbeing central can result in more productive urban spaces.

Which cities are top for wellbeing?

Which cities are top for wellbeing?

Sixteen cities from six continents have been announced as finalists for the 2019 Wellbeing City Award, which recognises city-led action on urban dwelling