Summary Cities of the Future
One-third of the world's inhabitants lived in urban areas in 1950. A century later, that proportion is likely to rise to two-thirds. Although the challenges are different depending on the continent and the level of development, every city of the future will have the threefold responsibility of ensuring the well-being of its population, pursuing dynamic economic growth and protecting the planet, particularly by mitigating global warming. Planète Énergies takes a look at the aspirations and action plans of the world’s major cities.