Day 6 | Jan 31, 2014 | 11:16

Chinese urbanization plan

The Chinese government is implementing an urbanization plan, intending to fully integrate 900 million people into cities by 2025. Brent spoke to author James McGregor and Peggy Liu, chairperson of JUCCCE, a non profit dedicated to the greening of China

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