Latest news

News from RICS

Read the latest surveying industry news and keep up with developments within RICS.

Refined by:

Showing 1 - 3 of 3 results

  • Climate change and rapid urbanisation
    Planning & development

    Climate change and rapid urbanisation

    As climate change exerts even more of malignant influence on rural livelihoods in the developing world, it really is time to consider how many of these affected nations will deal with what are essentially ‘internally displaced’ climate refugees. What measures can be used to alleviate some of the pressures on land and rapidly growing but unplanned urban environments?

  • Climate refugees, stress and paradigm shifts
    Land use

    Climate refugees, stress and paradigm shifts

    There can be no denying that climate change is real. Perhaps for those of us lucky enough to live in geographies that have avoided some of its more devastating impacts it can seem abstract, but for those parts of the world least able to deal with the effects, the consequences have been disastrous.

  • Wanted - a new breed of professional
    Project management

    Wanted - a new breed of professional

    How do you make your city resilient? Start by appointing a Chief Resilience Officer and then engage with as many stakeholders as possible from the public, government and the private sector.