Climate Change And Sustainable Urban Development In Africa And Asia Pdf

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Cities are growing differently today than before. As much as 70 percent of people in emerging cities in Asia, Africa and Latin America are under-served. Furthermore, cities face challenges in four areas:. We need a new approach that will benefit all urban residents and create sustainable, productive cities for the 21st century.

Book Review: "Climate Change and Sustainable Urban Development in Africa and Asia"

This site uses cookies to optimize functionality and give you the best possible experience. If you continue to navigate this website beyond this page, cookies will be placed on your browser. By , the world's urban population will increase by 1. City leaders must move quickly to plan for growth and provide the basic services, infrastructure, and affordable housing their expanding populations need. This trend is expected to continue. By , with the urban population more than doubling its current size, nearly 7 of 10 people in the world will live in cities. However, the speed and scale of urbanization brings challenges, including meeting accelerated demand for affordable housing, well-connected transport systems, and other infrastructure, basic services, as well as jobs, particularly for the nearly 1 billion urban poor who live in informal settlements to be near opportunities.

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Climate Change and Sustainable Urban Development in Africa and Asia

Urbanization is transforming the world. According to the Drivers of Migration and Urbanization in Africa report by the United Nations, more than half of the global population now lives in urban areas. This figure is projected to increase to 75 percent by , at a growing rate of 65 million urban dwellers annually. Urban areas currently contain million people, and will double over the next 25 years. The global share of African urban residents is projected to grow from

Book Review: "Climate Change and Sustainable Urban Development in Africa and Asia"

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Asia's cities are changing rapidly. Over the next 20 years, they will have to expand their infrastructure and services to cater to another one billion people. In order to be able to meet the growing development needs in the long term and in line with the goals of the Agenda for Sustainable Development, cities will need extensive support with the planning, financing, construction and maintenance of the necessary infrastructure.

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The Sustainable Development Goals SDGs or Global Goals are a collection of 17 interlinked global goals designed to be a "blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all". They are included in a UN Resolution called the Agenda or what is colloquially known as Agenda The resolution identifies specific targets for each goal, along with indicators that are being used to measure progress toward each target. To facilitate monitoring, a variety of tools exist to track and visualize progress towards the goals.

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