Urban Renaissance Institute

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Lawrence Solomon (Executive Director)

Urban Renaissance Institute is a division of Energy Probe, which is a “non-governmental social, economic, and environmental policy organization that’s known for denying man-made climate change”. The institute is dedicated to “helping cities and their regions flourish by removing the many impediments to their proper functioning”. It aims to “foster thriving, sustainable city regions; measure and reveal the wealth that cities generate; promote diversity of uses within cities; study the organized complexity of cities, their parts and their features; and demonstrate why sound urban policies are indispensable to wilderness protection.”




Urban Renaissance Institute contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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