A Paradigm Shift: Ruban Settlements
Tay Kheng Soon is a practising architect and adjunct professor at the National University of Singapore's school of
About This Talk
While Asia puts emphasis on urban development, there is a circle of slums in Third World mega-cities; the undeniable sign of the failure. People, unable to sustain a reasonable level of life, drift to cities out of desperation. The crisis of pollution, mega-atmospheric carbonisation and biodiversity depletion are the results. Business cannot go on as usual. Asia needs a rethink.