Think City

Placemaking: Creating better cities for all

Be it the neighbourhood wet market that sells fresh food and produce, street festivals that deliver a dose of art or music, or parks which provide fresh air and a chance to reconnect with nature – public spaces are the cornerstones of thriving communities.But mass urban migration and rapid development are putting untold stresses on ASEAN’s cities, placing even greater emphasis on the way public spaces are designed and utilised.Almost half of the region’s total population now

8 November 2019

Placemaker Week ASEAN

Think City, a Malaysian-based social purpose organisation focused on urban rejuvenation, is jointly hosting the first ever regional placemaking conference with UN-Habitat and other partners.  Targeted at ASEAN city makers and managers, the inaugural conference aims to promote knowledge surrounding placemaking best practices and encourage discourse on innovative solutions for the future of communities and public spaces.

4 November 2019