• 【FOCUS】 Scientific Urban Planning

    2020-04-08

    In recent years, lots of scientific and innovative ways of urban planning are applied to cities, which provide citizens with a more comfortable and convenient living environment.

  • 【FOCUS】Guangzhou Award was highly commended in an UCLG report

    2020-03-25

    Recently, a report entitled The Localization of the Global Agendas: How local action is transforming territories and communities, was released by UCLG...

  • 【FOCUS】Waste Management: For a Better Future

    2020-03-18

    To find out more about waste management, let’s learn from these successful initiatives and cases introduced by Guangzhou Award Secretariat!

  • 【FOCUS】 Improving the Ecological Environment

    2020-03-11

    As the Chinese Arbor Day is approaching, Guangzhou Award Secretariat would like to share a series of initiatives that contributed to improving climate condition.

  • 【FOCUS】SHEqual Rights

    2020-03-05

    To celebrate the upcoming International Women's Day, Guangzhou Award Secretariat introduces the gender equality movements in Santa Ana (Costa Rica), Mezitli (Turkey) and some other regions around the world.

  • SDG9 plus: Techno-city

    2019-04-05

    On the waves of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR), technological innovation is redefining human society. How cities harness technologies to achieve sustainability becomes a focus. In this issue, we will see how cities integrate technologies

  • Water They Doing: Water Solutions

    2019-03-22

    It may seem like we are far from water shortage: about 70% of the Earth's surface is covered by water. However, more than 95% of the water is held by the ocean, which means it is not directly potable. Water scarcity is a big challenge facing us, and t

  • HERban Innovation: For a More Gender-Balanced City

    2019-03-08

    From left to right: Awkwafina, Billy Porter, and Amy Poehler (Getty Images)You might have already forgotten the name of the Best Picture for this year's Academy Awards, but you may still have a fresh memory of these looks at the annual gala of th

  • Case Study: Mobile Multi-Modal Mobility Guide (Berlin, Germany)

    2019-02-22

    By DENG Yuanchang / Sun Yat-Sen UniversityBerlin was a deserving city for the 3rd Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation in 2016. This study tour took place during September 2nd and 4th, 2017.The m4guide (Mobile Multi-Modal Mobility Guide) res