News: urban environment

Megaprojects threaten water justice for local communities

Megaproject in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Urban megaprojects tend to be the antithesis of good urban planning. They have a negative impact on local water systems, deprive local communities of water-related human rights, and their funders and sponsors have little accountability for their impact.

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Are our soils healthy enough to grow our own food?

Fern Avenue Community Garden

University of Adelaide researchers at the Waite campus have surveyed soil health across the Adelaide region to uncover the potential for food crops to be grown in an urban environment.

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