World Urban Forum 9, Day Six: Slum-Dwellers Improvise Solutions

World Urban Forum 9, Day Six: Slum-Dwellers Improvise Solutions

A look at what happened on Next City's World Stage on day six of World Urban Forum 9.

This week, planners, policymakers and urban practitioners from across the world are gathering in Kuala Lumpur for World Urban Forum 9. This story is part of Next City’s coverage of the Forum. For more stories, visit our World Urban Forum 9 page here.

Each day during World Urban Forum 9, Next City is inviting attendees to visit the World Stage for conversations about the principles enshrined in the New Urban Agenda. On Monday, Feb. 12, our speakers talked about how slum-dwellers maintain their informal settlements in the absence of government assistance and the importance of building age-friendly cities.

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