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World Urban Forum – UNESCO demonstrates multi-pronged approach to resilient cities

focus_malaysia_kl_shutterstock_613645655.jpg Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia© 16 February 2018By 2050, the world will be two-thirds urban, placing cities at the frontline of global challenges and opportunities.  Migration is a major factor of urbanisation, contributing significantly to economic development and cultural diversity.  As people and assets concentrate in cities, these become increasingly vulnerable to the impact of climate change, disasters and conflicts. Yet if planned and managed well, cities will become an engine for sustainable development. For cities to be inclusive, safe…

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