Today, more than half the world's population lives in cities. And another 1.5 billion people will be added to the urban population by 2030. More than 1.2 million people die in traffic accidents every year, which is equivalent to eight Boeing 747 aircrafts every day.
Global Forest Watch (GFW) is a new initiative that mobilizes satellite technology, open data, and human networks to provide timely information on the state of the world's forests.
Congestion in São Paulo is choking the city, causing damage through pollution, inefficiency and reduced quality of life. Whilst business is part of the problem, it is also part of the solution.