Mayors of major cities will look into the multiple dimensions of sustainability in the urban context – economic, environmental and social – and explore their contribution to shared prosperity. © Manfred Majer/John Christian Fjellestad/San Joaquin RTD
Cities are key to social development and economic prosperity. This session explores challenges and innovative approaches across multiple dimensions of sustainability at the city level – economic, environmental, and social – in their contribution to shared prosperity. Watch live Saturday at 11:30 a.m. ET/15:30 GMT. Follow #cities4future.Read More »




The global poverty rate is projected to fall to 9.6% in 2015. New estimates released in the Global Monitoring Report show 702 million people living below $1.90 per day, the majority of them in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia.
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