OptG – Urban

Articles to support the IB Diploma Program Geography optional theme G: Urban environments

News Feature: The quest for the sustainable city | PNAS

News Feature: The quest for the sustainable city | PNAS

Cities have become epicenters for confronting climate change, harnessing renewable energy, and mitigating pollution. The city plans striving for sustainability are many. Easy solutions are few. New York, London, Copenhagen, and most of the other large cities in the developed

Comparing population densities across Europe in a more meaningful way

Have a look at the work of Alasdair Rae via ’The Conversation’  on teasing apart the nuances of population density to allow more meaningful comparisons: https://theconversation.com/think-your-country-is-crowded-these-maps-reveal-the-truth-about-population-density-across-europe-90345