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How cities are protecting elderly people from COVID-19

Author | M. Martinez @Euklidiadas Age is a risk factor for COVID-19. That is why cities are protecting the elderly, a task which is “everyone’s business”, according to the WHO. Until now, physical isolation has proved to be the most effective method of protection, although each city and each country has ...
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The challenge of redesigning cities to adapt to an ageing population

Author | Arantxa Herranz As life expectancy increases and fertility declines, the population pyramid is being inverted in some countries, particularly in cities. That is, the age of the population is increasing dramatically. In the European Union, for example, the number of elderly people with respect to the total population is expected to ...
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Radical inclusion: a new urban paradigm

How can we promote and transform our cities so they are more accessible, inclusive and resilient?And what is needed to make this vision a reality? We need courage, leadership, clarity and a joint vision in order to create a better future for everyone. Because accessibility and inclusion are not necessarily ...