‘Rapid urbanisation is leading to increased demand for housing’

Urban sprawl threatens native ecosystems that some people depend on for food, water and livelihoods, says UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and the Environment David Boyd. Picture: FILE

RAPID urbanisation is leading to increased demand for housing and other services, especially in the greater Suva area. This was one of the observations made by the visiting United Nations (UN) Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and the Environment David Boyd to the country. Mr Boyd said at present, there was a need for a […]

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