Last year's Global Opportunity Report ranked youth unemployment as the biggest risk facing cities. Read what 5,500 respondents identified as the biggest risks facing our world this year -- plus insights on how innovative partnerships and technologies can address them.
Youth unemployment is at crisis levels around the world at the same time the digital skills gap is widening. Click to learn about a pilot program underway in the UK that addresses both those challenges.
Kids living on the streets of San Francisco have a mortality rate 10 times higher than their peers. And UC Berkeley researchers say those deaths are preventable. Click to read about several new studies probing youth homelessness -- and why experts think coordinating intake, referral and data systems could help.
The smart cities market took a major step towards mainstream status with an announcement this morning from Microsoft. The company is launching a global initiative labeled "CityNext." Find out what the tech giant has to offer cities like yours.