urban design

Blog
Apr 12, 2016
Photo: Chris Ford/flickr

Nature calms the brain and heals the body

David Suzuki
Spending time in nature regularly is not a panacea for mental health but it’s an essential component of health and psychological resilience.
Blog
Dec 2, 2014
Photo: David Widmann/flickr

Homegrown ingenuity brings nature to the city

David Suzuki
We must harness and amplify homegrown local creativity to enhance urban ecologies and make communities more livable and resilient. Smart urban innovations should be scaled up, shared and adapted.
Blog
May 13, 2014

In the urban green revolution, small is big

David Suzuki
Squeezing more nature into cities requires creativity. That's why the David Suzuki Foundation and Workshop Architecture launched the Homegrown Design Challenge.
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