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The Cities This Week: Edition 27

News and views from cities around the world this week.


Why Africa now?

World Economic Forum on Africa in Cape Town. With an expected annual growth of 5% in 2012-2013, sub-Saharan Africa continues its transformative journey from a developing continent to a hub of global growth.

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World Urban Forum 6: Naples, Italy

[ September 1, 2012 to September 7, 2012. ] The World Urban Forum comes to Naples, Italy from 1 – 7 September, with the theme “The Urban Future”

Interview: What can Cape Town learn from World Design Capital 2010, Seoul

Brian Harker is a born and bred Capetoninan and currently a post graduate student at UWC. He has lived and taught in Asia for almost 6 years- a year in Japan, 3 years in Seoul, South Korea and now almost 2 years in Taipei, Taiwan. We interviewed him about what the Design Capital […]