Urban Design in Barcelona A streetscape in Europe abounds in thoughtful, functional yet savvy urban design. From innovative streetlights to … Continue Reading Exploring urban design in Barcelona
I was literally “nudged” into attending this enlightening talk by Nobel Laureate Richard Thaler!
Zero Waste model of composting and waste management in Thane followed by Lalitha ji. A simple yet powerful message for Sustainable Living
“In recent times, prison design is restricted to planning of cell blocks, facilities and fences where they are hardly encouraged to think outside two dimensions. Understanding architecture, is important to understand prisons.”
“Traditional Architecture already has ingredients of sustainability. True modernization is when we adopt the good and discard the bad while moving forward.”
Water Supply and Sanitation workshop by ANSI, USTDA, CII and BIS in New Delhi (June 2018).
The plant has adverse effects on the health of over 1 million people in nearby residential areas. An Urbanist based in Delhi shares her analysis through this informative video, and offers solutions through detailed research.
A connoisseur of plants yearns to give greenery the ‘space’ it deserves in the urban context. Is there a way forward to create a balance in our compact urban dwellings through Sustainability?
DDF brought together key stakeholders from consulting, urban planning, urban design, IoT/ICT, academia and startups engaged in civic initiatives. Also the first public platform where the idea of LocalFeedback.Org was discussed.
“One can never feel bored in Lajpat Nagar as all of you have to do is look outside and see how life is unfolding for many. The perks of living here is that you can always do last minute shopping.”
“For me, it was the amalgamation of my passion towards teaching that probably I inherited from my father and the change we wanted to make in the education system. And while I express these feelings, it would be unfair not to thank the spaces that I’ve grown into.”
“One leaves a part of oneself in each place and also takes with oneself a part of every place. Wherever I have lived, I never felt like an outsider.”
“It was here when I had asked my mom if I could have beer in a beer mug and she replied ‘No, but you could have milk in a beer cup!’.”
“Around the 80s, the staff members of the diagnostic center started by my grandfather in the same complex, decided to adopt the puja celebrations. Education is the most valuable, and you must never stop learning.”
“This place is the best mix of historical events, the present, as well as futuristic insights in the field of technology and innovation. More than a campus, it’s another home isn’t it?”
“If all of us just look around and help those who are less fortunate than us, the world will indeed be a much better place. If everyone lit just one little candle, what a bright world it would be!”