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Towards inclusive cities

Cities must work for better access to opportunity in order to achieve an inclusive society.

LINK TO PROGRESS: The Metrocable of Medellin, Columbia was critical in encouraging social inclusion and integration, connecting the city's poorest communities to its economic, cultural and social opportunities.

CITIES accommodate more people today than they did at any time in history. According to the United Nations' projections, 2.5 billion people will be added to the world's urban population by 2050, with nearly 90 per cent of the increase concentrated in Asia and Africa.

While cities have