CITIES

City [sɪti] A large, densely populated settlement that has specific rights and forms the adminis­trative, economic and cultural centre of a region;
a large cluster of houses [and public buildings] ­accommodating many people within a single ­administrative unit.

CITIES

CITIES

Interview cities

‘Sustainability remains a key issue’
Ashok-Alexander Sridharan is the Mayor of Bonn. He wants the city of his birth to be carbon-neutral by 2035.

Infographic Cities

Blessing or curse?
Never before have so many people lived in cities. Facts and figures from the big-city jungle.