"Bold new course" needed on urbanization: UN deputy chief

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Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed addresses the Economic and Social Council and Peacebuilding Commission meeting on the Sahel. UN file photo: Kim Haughton

A "bold new course" is needed across the UN system to address the challenges of urbanization in the 21st Century, the UN deputy chief said on Tuesday.

Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed was speaking on the opening day of a High Level Meeting looking at the New Urban Agenda and the working of the UN urban agency, UN Habitat.

More details from Matt Wells.

Duration: 2’56″

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