09 Feb '18, 8am

What We Can Learn from The Dutch #City Of #Nijmegen, This Year’s European Green Capital https://t.co/oodu4UjOaa

What We Can Learn from The Dutch #City Of #Nijmegen, This Year’s European Green Capital https://t.co/oodu4UjOaa

Tweet Image Credit: Plug-In Related: Leadership Walking the Talk Government/NGO Right now, almost four billion people live in a city somewhere in the world. By the middle of this century, that number is set to jump by a staggering 2.5 billion, with 90 percent of that growth happening in cities located in Asia and Africa. However, with many cities doubling in size every 15 to 20 years, our urban environments currently lack the resources necessary to adapt to the forces of urbanization. Our cities will need to accommodate spiraling numbers of people, servicing their needs and stimulating trade and investment to create jobs, all within the constraints imposed by mega-challenges, such as climate change, poverty and employment. In Europe, two-thirds of people already live in cities. Investment, development and technology will all be crucially important. For city leaders under p...

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