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Jonathan’s declaration tomorrow to run in six world cities

Security men drawn from Nigeria’s major formations took over the streets of Abuja yesterday ahead of the formal declaration by President Goodluck Jonathan today to run for a second term in office. 1,090 more words


Multiculturalism And Its Naysayers

In recent years, multiculturalism has come under severe attack. The first high-profile warning came in October 2010 when German chancellor Angela Merkel declared that multiculturalism had failed in her country; she was joined by British Prime Minister… 899 more words

Opinion And Response

Discovering Bryant Park

This park is so beautiful that I went there three times in my ten-day trip to NYC. The first time, we arrived by chance at the time we were sightseeing the city and I was charmed. 422 more words


World Cities Day

A brief by Elise Baudelet, junior expert in territorial marketing at CAAC

This October 31th 2014 is the inaugural ‘World Cities Day’. The United Nations General Assembly… 203 more words

Global City

Trend Alert (3): Collaborative economy

A brief by Elise Baudelet, junior expert in territorial marketing at CAAC

“The “Collaborative Economy” describes an economic system where consumers prefer to share, rather than purchase, goods and services. 344 more words

Local Policy

A brief guide to Mega Cities and World Cities: The Leaders of our World

A mega city is a city with a population over 10 million.

A world city is is a city generally considered to be an important node in the global economic system, in other words, it has great social, economic and political influence. 51 more words