Reports

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17 March 2020

Guidelines for City Mobility: Steering towards collaboration

Developed by the World Economic Forum’s Global Future Council on Mobility, the Guidelines for Transforming City Mobility Systems reflect shared goals for liv...

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3 November 2019

Transforming Infrastructure: Frameworks for Bringing the Fourth Industrial Revolution to Infrastructure

Our new guidebook exploring major questions about how to bring the Fourth Industrial Revolution to infrastructure.

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19 March 2019

Improving Infrastructure Financing in Brazil

Many governments are finding it difficult to finance the growing demand for essential infrastructure through public funding alone. With the significant incre...

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19 December 2017

Recycling our Infrastructure for Future Generations

"Recycling our Infrastructure for Future Generations" takes a closer look at an emerging approach to financing new infrastructure, which is known as “Asset R...

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25 October 2017

Migration and Its Impact on Cities

The World Economic Forum has released a report taking a deep dive on migration and cities, exploring the types, causes and patterns of migration, the most af...

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28 July 2016

Risk-Mitigation Instruments in Infrastructure: Gap Assessment

The report shows that current instruments are too complex, lack adequate standardization and are too costly for the private sector to use. The report identif...

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8 April 2016

Reforms to Accelerate the Development of India’s Smart Cities: Shaping the Future of Urban Development & Services

The report highlights the reforms required at state and local levels to implement smart cities in India. It recommends institutional, business-environment an...

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6 April 2016

Inspiring Future Cities & Urban Services: Shaping the Future of Urban Development & Services Initiative

The World Economic Forum has released a new report, Inspiring Future Cities & Urban Services

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24 October 2015

Top Ten Urban Innovations

10 of the best urban innovations that are having a positive effect on quality of life and economic development.

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31 July 2014

The Future of Urban Development Initiative: Dalian and Zhangjiakou Champion City Strategy

With 54% of the Chinese population living in cities, China has six megacities of more than 10 million inhabitants and 103 cities of more than one million inh...

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24 January 2013

The Future of Urban Development Initiative: Tianjin Champion City Strategy

Tianjin, People’s Republic of China, was selected as the inaugural Champion City of the World Economic Forum’s Future of Urban Development Initiative in J...

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1 June 2010

Global Agenda Council on Urbanization 2012-2014

The growth of cities and unprecedented rural-to-urban migration throughout Asia, Latin America and parts of Africa are frequently cited as defining global tr...

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