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Should cities in developing countries fix what they already have or start fresh?
Achieving transparency is a formidable challenge in some sub-Saharan African countries, a third of which have been ruled by a single party for several decades.
Public transit is both a challenge and an opportunity for cities in developing markets to expand the global economy.
Conflicts and instability have expelled more than 68 million men, women, and children from their homes around the world.
Achieving universal access to safe drinking water by 2030 could cost as much as $166 billion per year for capital expenditures alone.
China is tracking progress toward its goals by setting performance targets, which encompass the economy, education, the environment, and more.
Urban residents around the world know that living close to mass transit commands a price premium. But does this relationship hold true everywhere?
Women make up more than half of the tourism workforce, which makes the industry’s growth a unique opportunity to empower women across the world.
Urban growth in Pakistan brings new gender inequalities and challenges for women.
Though preserved in the president's budget, the State Department’s Office of Global Women’s Issues still lacks an appointed leader.

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