Who is Bob Munro? How does his soccer team help fight the poverty of Mathare Valley?
Who is John Beal? What is his contribution in restoring an urban-area stream?
If you live in an urban area, how environmentally sustainable do you think it is, overall, on a scale of 1 to 10? Explain. List three steps that could be taken by the city’s administrators and residents to make it more sustainable, and for each of these steps, explain how taking it would affect your life.
The textbook says that cities sometime can benefit the environment by reducing the energy use and air pollution (page 60). Do you agree? Present your argument with evidences and facts, not your opinion.
What are micro-loans? How do they help solve urban poverty?