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  • Resources

    Melbourne Resources

    Bibliography for the city of Melbourne.

  • Waste

    Waste in Delhi

    What is the current status of Municipal Waste Management in Delhi? Are there any cultural/historical legacies that can be traced in today’s MWM landscape in Delhi?

  • Resources

    Taipei Resources

    Bibliography for the city of Taipei.

  • The Pandemic in Kaohsiung


    Being just 81 miles off the coast of China and expected to have the second highest number of cases, Taiwan has been praised by government and business leaders, media, and observers around the world for its relatively successful prevention and control efforts.

  • Tourism and Urban Branding

    Tourism and Urban Branding in Kaohsiung

    Following Western European countries, Taiwan has been facing dual crises of industry migration and de-industrialization. Kaohsiung has had to adapt to the effects on its economy from a production-heavy to a services-dominated one.

  • Waste

    Waste in Kaohsiung

    How has Kaohsiung transformed its waste management and recycling systems? What does the circular economy mean for the country?

  • Food

    Markets in Kaohsiung

    In what ways has the arrival of supermarkets and hypermarkets influenced Kaohsiung? (i.e., the consumption habits of Kaohsiung residents and traditional “wet” markets”) What explains the survival of traditional markets?

  • Resources

    Kaohsiung Resources

    Bibliography and further reading for the city of Kaohsiung.

  • Pandemic in Busan


    As of May 15, 2020, there have been 11,018 confirmed COVID-19 cases and 260 deaths in South Korea. The first confirmed case in the nation dates back to January 20.