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Building smart, resilient, and inclusive cities

Building smart, resilient, and inclusive cities

The scale and speed of urbanisation globally is causing strains on urban infrastructure and basic service provisions, such as water supply, sanitation, and waste management. This paper presents our lessons learnt from delivering global urban development programmes.

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Unlocking potential for cities to generate growth, attract investment and create jobs for women and men

The number of people living in urban slums and informal settlements is expected to double by 2030 to 2 billion.

We need to prepare for this now to ensure these communities have access to basic services and access to affordable and clean energy to improve living standards, spur investment and create jobs.

Read the paper to read about our lessons learnt and how to unlock potential for cities to generate growth, attract investment and create jobs for women and men.

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