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India and the Sustainable Cities Goal

The Millennium Development Goals set world development targets to be achieved by 2015. The time has come to set a new development agenda for the world, one that builds on and learns from what the MDGs achieved and missed out on. It is argued that sustainable management of urban spaces is in dire need of attention, especially in a country like India. With growing urban spaces and urban inhabitants, and plans to build a 100 new smart cities, India must show leadership, vision and genuine commitment to the Sustainable Cities and Human Settlements goal.



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