Our cities are increasingly beset by a lack of affordable housing, inequality, lagging infrastructure – the list goes on.
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Is it possible to speak buildings into being? The exhibitors at annual property fair MIPIM may try, but they need to come up with far more extreme fictions, says Sam Jacob in his latest Opinion column. “The beginning, as every one knows, is of supreme importance in everything, and particularly in the founding and building of a city,” so says
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As cities continue to voraciously need concrete, glass and asphalt, illegal sand mining has sparked a global wave of gang violence
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Climate change is threatening to push Mexico City toward a breaking point.
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