Cities and Urbanization

How reducing inequality will make our cities safer

Urban violence concentrates in specific places, among certain people and at very particular times Image: REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas

Robert Muggah
Co-founder, SecDev Group and Co-founder, Igarapé Institute
Sameh Wahba
Global Director, Urban, Disaster Risk Management, Resilience and Land Global Practice, World Bank
Share:
Our Impact
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Cities and Urbanization is affecting economies, industries and global issues
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale
Stay up to date:

Cities and Urbanization

Have you read?
The world's most violent cities in 2015
The world's most violent cities in 2015
Don't miss any update on this topic

Create a free account and access your personalized content collection with our latest publications and analyses.

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:
Cities and UrbanizationInternational SecuritySDG 10: Reduced Inequalities
Share:
Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe today

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

Flying taxis are getting closer to becoming a reality. Here’s the technology behind them

Stefan Ellerbeck

February 6, 2023

1:20

About Us

Events

Media

Partners & Members

Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2023 World Economic Forum