LSE Cities Director Professor Ricky Burdett features in an episode on megacities produced for BBC World’s Horizons programme and aired on Saturday 10 November. In this episode, moderator Adam Shaw explores the rise of cities with a population of more than 10m and the challenges faced by urban planners around the world. The programme visits London’s new Olympic Park, the nearly congestion-free city of Navi Mumbai, India and the transformation of the Nova Luz neighbourhood in Sao Paulo. Watch the episode here.
Ricky Burdett interviewed for BBC World Horizons programme
12 November 2012