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The rebuilding of New Orleans has made the city unaffordable for locals, writes Sarah Shearman.

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The once-common bird is suffering in modern-day India, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara. But efforts to save...

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Nairobi’s poor will lose their homes and livelihoods, writes Maina Waruru.

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Samir Jeraj talks to a Californian mayor who is helping her constituents stay in their homes.

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Prices through the roof, a gaping deficit, homelessness, one billion in slums and an urban takeover.

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Informal dwellers are struggling to survive in Metro Manila, says Iris Gonzales.

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Planners turning a deaf ear to local traders ignore the community at their peril says Horatio Morpurgo.

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City gardeners and construction developers may be strange bed-fellows – but it’s a promising union, writes Wayne...

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Families are slowly melting away from the Bay of Bengal coastline as habitats degrade. Hazel Healy speaks to...

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What would Charles Dickens, born 200 years ago this week, make of Britain’s inequality in the 21st century? wonders ...

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Derelict inner-city sites are being transformed by green-fingered volunteers, writes Anna Weston.

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Slum dwellers are using urban agriculture as a buffer to market shocks, report Danielle Nierenberg and...

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The arrival of the rainy season brings chaos to the streets of Manila – and it’s not all the fault of the weather, says...

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By 2030 there will be over two billion squatters worldwide. Richard Swift reports on their attempt to carve out their own...

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A poet’s view of from Rio’s favelas by Gabriela Tôrres Barbosa.

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