When we envision the future of one of our blooming cities in Asia we picture growth in development, an increase in population, city beautification projects and a prosperous future for us all. However, what we fail to picture is the consequences brought on by the overpopulation and immigration into cities. Since more people equals more waste, two environmental activists decided to create an initiative in order to find a solution to this ever growing problem.
If the notion of urban Thailand evokes images of Bangkok – and Bangkok only – that is no accident. Aside from impacts of tourism branding, Thailand, like many other countries in the region, has a high level of urban primacy.