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How can we strike the right balance for urban development between excessive top down power and chaos created by a total lack of governance?

Continuing the conversation from Teddy Cruz’s fascinating TEDGlobal Talk and Found In Translation Session, we wanted to ask: how can we strike this better balance? What do the governments need to put in place? Will the evolving role of the architect and planner be pivotal in supporting this?

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