What's critical about critical infrastructure?

3 April 2017

Our cities and regions depend on the critical nodes and arteries that together comprise urban infrastructure systems. This includes energy, food, water, sewerage and communications.

The positioning of critical infrastructure is crucial to our understanding of the world we live in and how we see ourselves. It’s our means of survival as Homo urbanis.

This means key questions around critical infrastructure need to be better considered. How is it critical, when and for whom?

Read the full article at The Conversation.

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Wendy Steele, Karen Hussey, Stephen Dovers, 2017, What's critical about critical infrastructure?, The Conversation, viewed 24 April 2017, <http://apo.org.au/node/75569>.

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