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Cities Lead Fight Against Climate Changei
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February 06, 2014 7:28 PM
More than half of the world’s population lives in cities. This week, mayors from the world’s major cities will meet in Johannesburg to discuss the impact of climate change -- and what they can do to fight it. VOA’s Anita Powell is attending the conference in Johannesburg and brings us this report.

Cities Lead Fight Against Climate Change

Published February 06, 2014

More than half of the world’s population lives in cities. This week, mayors from the world’s major cities will meet in Johannesburg to discuss the impact of climate change -- and what they can do to fight it. VOA’s Anita Powell is attending the conference in Johannesburg and brings us this report.


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