World Cities Day

By: Huaxuan Chen Happy Halloween and World Cities Day! This day is designed to promote the international community’s interest in global urbanization, push forward cooperation among countries in meeting opportunities and addressing challenges of urbanization, all in the efforts of encouraging sustainable urban development around the world. The theme for this year’s World Cities Day…

  Poverty has acquired a vast meaning and it entails more than the lack of income and productive resources to ensure sustainable livelihoods. The manifestations of poverty include hunger and malnutrition, limited access to education and other basic services, social discrimination and exclusion as well as the lack of participation in decision-making.   Today, on…