The growth of the city demands our attention. With an increasing proportion of the global population living in cities – and a boom in the growth of Asian megacities in particular – we have no choice but to find ways of making them more sustainable. 7 more words
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How can we feed the world’s growing population? It’s an age-old question that has resurfaced following the economic shocks and environmental stresses of the past decade. 347 more words
Muslims and Christians are expected make up nearly equal shares of the global population by 2050 for the first time.
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