Tag: public health

Mould and damp: We need a healthy housing agenda

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to rethink how we approach health and protect our populations. It has amplified social and economic vulnerability.

Designing the compassionate city to overcome built-in biases and help us...

When we design, build, manage, occupy or even just pass through a place, we change it. Whether we are conscious of it or not,...

This is what our cities need to do to be truly...

Urban planners, governments and developers are increasingly interested in making cities “liveable”. But what features contribute to liveability? Which areas in cities are the...

Why apartment dwellers need indoor plants

The number of Australians living in high-rise apartments doubled between 1991 and 2011 and that trend has continued since then. By Danica Lee Larcombe -...