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Vessels anchor along the southern coast next to the Flower Dome and Cloud Forest conservatories at the Gardens by the Bay in Singapore July 16, 2015. Singapore marks 50 years of independence in a series of Golden Jubilee celebrations on Sunday. Picture taken July 16, 2015.  REUTERS/Edgar Su  - GF20000016392

Almost half of the world’s population lives in the tropics and more than half of the world’s children. Image: REUTERS/Edgar Su

Karine Dupré
Associate Professor in Architecture, , Griffith University
Silvia Tavares
Lecturer in Urban Design, , James Cook University
Jane Coulon
Lecturer, School of Architecture
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