A better way of evaluating these projects would be to look at their value and sustainability.
The number of visitors to the restored wetlands is increasing each year, as is the wildlife.
New Zealand is pumping millions of dollars into environment projects as part of its COVID-19 recovery. Australia's recovery plan seems more destructive than reconstructive.
The current state of our climate shouldn't be dismissed as a 'new normal'. The hard truth is many of our ecosystems will not recover from the damage.
Half the world's urban population live in cities with 500,000 inhabitants or fewer – it's time to celebrate these 'ordinary' cities.
It was once seen as a public menace – now, skateboarding is a global sport that empowers young people to improve their cities.
Small wounds can usually heal by themselves, but larger wounds can be a problem. With a little help from a seaweed we can help the body regenerate new blood vessels.
The current system favours London and the south east of England – and previous regeneration campaigns have failed to make much of a difference.
What happens in Bristol could set an important precedent for councils to step up and defend their local community's interests.
The Great Exhibition of the North is putting paid to tired stereotypes of the region – but now, the North itself is becoming divided.
Judge acknowledges attack on rough sleeper's home, after he and his belongings were urinated on by a drunk passer-by.
There are 20 US cities bidding to host Amazon's HQ2 – but the winner will have its work cut out to make the most of the prize.
Only the national government can solve the housing crisis – but local authorities can make a big difference in their communities.
A community-led development has been officially declared the UK’s best new building.
As fire tore through Grenfell Tower, I witnessed the complete and terrible destruction of 120 homes just like the one I grew up in.
By following these three lessons, Homs can re-emerge from the Syrian conflict an even greater city than before.
Bringing a broader, more diverse nightlife to cities will be key to ensuring they thrive in the 21st century.
This playful form of rebellion is empowering people all over the world to move freely around their cities.
The likes of Sheffield, Bilbao and Leipzig have staged a spectacular comeback.
Human activities have altered whole ecosystems with declines in species diversity, extinctions and the introduction of weeds and pests. But it's not just the outside world we're harming.