(Global Risks/Cities) Here’s how rising global risks will change our cities (Emilio Granados Franco, Richard Lukacs, Robert Muggah, WEF)

  • COVID-19 exposed vulnerabilities and deep-rooted inequalities in cities that will worsen as urbanisation continues and migration flows accelerate.
  • Climate action failure will add to the mounting pressure on urban spaces.
  • With careful planning, adaptation and the necessary investments, cities can become the new sustainability hubs of the future.