Ideas, Insights and Rambles.

A blog by Lindsey Fair

Cities after COVID: Resiliency is about embracing the crisis as part of a new brand story

Cities as we know them are under attack thanks to COVID-19. Their growth, sustainability and ability to attract investment, tourism and talent are extremely vulnerable during times of crisis. In the last hundred years, cities have seen an increase in crises, pandemics and economic pressures — but not all are hit equally. [Read more of my full story in The Conversation]


The article was also picked up by the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction


And I had the opportunity to speak with 570news about my research and what cities will look like post-crisis. [listen at 67:40]