Get Acquainted with the Latest Monocle Guide at the Quality of Life Conference
As cities thrive and grow, how can we maintain the highest quality of life? What values should we champion and which problems should be prioritized? From April 15 to April 17, Monocle will host its second Quality of Life Conference to answer these questions and more. Key architects, entrepreneurs, designers, and cultural tastemakers from around the world will congregate in Vienna for a forum on creating a better public realm and lived experience. You can book your ticket to the Quality of Life Conference here, or browse our latest Monocle Guide for a few helpful hints.
Our new book How to Make a Nation: A Monocle Guide explores all the elements you need to make a happy, vibrant and successful country. From designing a better parliament to choosing a flag, creating social capital to taking care of our young and old, this is a book about the small—and big—things that can make our nations work better for everyone who calls them home.
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What characteristics and values define a country? Which countries are particularly successful in terms of education, economics, or culture? In this book, Monocle provides a global perspective on the distinct qualities of nations.
Full of writing, reports, and recommendations, The Monocle Guide to Better Living is original, informative, entertaining and comprehensive. This is not a book about glitz but rather an upbeat survey of products and ideas built to treasure and last.