New York, NY, USA
By 2050, the population of the world’s cities will increase by 2.8 billion people to a total of nearly 7 billion Urban density will then exceed a record 70% of the world’s population. This unprecedented growth in city inhabitants will create urgent issues in energy consumption, waste management, transportation, housing, urban infrastructure, modes of governance, access to education and skills training – and more.\r\n\r\nGlobal Futures Group (GFG) recognizes both the challenges and the opportunities that unprecedented urbanization creates. GFG is a driver of change, a vanguard firm providing insights into the realities and possibilities of cities around the world. We identify pressing urban problems and help formulate and implement solutions to enable cities and their citizens to take advantage of the opportunities that a sustainable, livable city can provide.Inaccurate data? Flag it here.