Total security in the city

Total security in the city

Wild Card's progress: basic

This Wild Card came from: 
European Commission Framework Programme for RTD

The theme/scheme related to this Wild Card: 
Theme 8 - Socio-economic Sciences and the Humanities

The sub-theme that best relates to this Wild Card: 
Regional, territorial and social cohesion

Likelihood timeframe and scenario features : 
now-2025

Wild Card's description 
In Manchester the final solution to urban decline has now arrived – the all-gated community containing housing, leisure, work, shopping and education – all within a carefully graded pervasive-IT whole-household security system. Affluent professionals need no longer re-locate to the countryside.