A new UN report on the world urbanization prospects says that Africa’s urban population will increase from 414 million to over 1.2 billion by 2050 while Asia will soar from 1.9 billion to 3.3 billion. Both regions together will account for 86 percent of all increase in the world’s urban population. UNTV / FILE
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