Building Inclusive Cities: Tackling Urban Inequality and Segregation (edX)

Building Inclusive Cities: Tackling Urban Inequality and Segregation edx

Urban design, inequality, and segregation are strongly connected.

Cities around the world, from the Global South to the Global North, are facing a rise in inequality and socio-economic segregation. The wealthy are increasingly concentrating in the most attractive urban areas and poverty is spreading to the suburbs. Rising levels of segregation have major consequences for the social sustainability of cities and lead to unequal life opportunities depending on where in the city you live.