Cities and Urbanization

Safe havens: why cities are crucial to the global refugee crisis

Where nation states are closing borders and rejecting migrants, cities are open, diverse and cosmopolitan Image: REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

Robert Muggah

Co-founder, SecDev Group and Co-founder Igarape Institute

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