How can our big cities - beset by issues of housing affordability and availability, traffic congestion, overcrowding, and disaster preparedness - best work for their residents?
Ben Schrader won the WH Oliver award for best NZ history for The Big Smoke: New Zealand Cities 1840–1920.
Philippa Howden Chapman, Professor of Public Health at the University of Otago
and director of the New Zealand Centre for Sustainable Cities, authored Home Truths: Confronting New
Zealand’s Housing Crisis.
dissect city problems and proffer solutions in discussion with author and journalist Max Rashbrooke.
Image: (c) Dan Freeman
Change to the published programme: Simon Wilson will no longer be chairing this event.