The world is now home to the largest youth population in history, with the fastest growth occurring in regions prone to food insecurity and unemployment. This Council report explores how the agriculture sector can harness the burgeoning youth population to catalyze employment paths and advance food security.
The battle between authoritarianism and liberal democracy will be waged in cities. While the stakes remain national, urban areas, where the majority of people live and work, have become the main arenas in which our governance will be decided. The United States and others would do well to start prioritising urban policy as central to their foreign policies.
Wondering what is all this hype about global cities? There are several things you need to know about global cities, starting with the fact that you’re probably living in one.