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Outsmarting urbanisation’s dilemma to achieve green goals — Okay Barutçu

Outsmarting urbanisation’s dilemma to achieve green goals — Okay Barutçu

December 11, 2017

DECEMBER 11 — Cities across the globe are swelling as resources dwindle. The United Nations (UN) estimates that two out of three people will live in a city by 20301, with megacities of 10 million inhabitants or more located primarily in Asia. Driven by rapid growth and urbanisation, Asian megacities are lifting millions out of poverty. However, city planners face a whole host of challenges to make such large cities liveable. From modern infrastructure, sanitation, climate change, to... Read more

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