Making Room is a pragmatic strategy for preparing adequate floorspace through orderly urban expansion and through existing-city densification to accommodate future population and income growth.
Monitoring Urban Expansion
Our Monitoring Urban Expansion initiative collects and analyzes evidence on the quantity and quality of urban growth worldwide, focusing on a global stratified sample of 200 cities.
Climate Smart Cities
The Climate Smart Cities initiative engages with local governments and leaders to identify, finance, and develop the most critical investments to protect cities against the physical, economic, and social impacts of climate change.
Research and Opinions
Stay up to date with the latest research, papers, and blogs of our team of scholars, faculty, and experts. Revisit some of our most impactful findings and past work.