Imagine Cities

12 days ago

Cities have acknowledged that good nutrition is key to a productive population, whilst the urban poor are spending about 70% of their income on food.

We can’t build better cities without improving nutrition

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Nutrition and city planning have more in common than we typically think. The world’s poor are rapidly urbanizing, with 100,000 people moving into a slum every day. These urban poor are spending up to 70 percent of their income on food, making this a key aspect of daily urban life.