Greenest hotel in the world named

The winner, Mercure Convention Center Ancol Jakarta, beat entries from around the world to win the title. The hotel was also singled out for the efforts it has made in water stewardship. Based in a city which struggles to supply water to all its inhabitants, the Mercure Convention Centre is actively working with local government to ensure more water of high quality is available locally helping over 7,300 people access more and better water.

Digital Deep Dive: rural and urban growth and resilience through digital technology

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The natural environment provides resilience, resources for growth and social capital for people and businesses. The value of natural assets is often overlooked in planning and management of cities, landscapes and sectors. These assets are at risk from over exploitation, degradation and the effects of climate change, creating risk for the businesses that rely on them.