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What makes a city happy? Professori Marketta Kyttä in BBC interview

Smooth daily life is one way, said Professor Kyttä when she spoke to the BBC on what makes Finnish cities special.
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You can listen Marketta Kyttä's interview on page https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/w172x2z7v6fhjlm 
Segment starts from 26:35.

 

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