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Panel discusses the building of smarter, more sustainable cities

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Echoing her views, managing director for the Asia-Pacific of non-profit organisation 100 Resilient Cities, Lauren Sorkin, said cities tend to lack an integrated approach to building resilience, defined as their capacity to weather disasters both natural and man-made.

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CITIES need to build inter-agency partnerships and lose the silo mentality that gets in the way of their becoming smart cities, a group of panellists said at a forum on Tuesday.

Fatouma Toure Ibrahima, manager of infrastructure programmes and analytics at the World Bank's...

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