Reading Development

Random readings on society, politics and change – Jorge Carrillo

Climate Change as a Catalyst for Transformative Sustainability in Cities

This policy brief examines the power of exploring synergies between responding to climate change and other development priorities in cities: in other words, can decision makers devise response strategies that are both adaptive and mitigative, while simultaneously creating healthy, vibrant, innovative communities? Using examples from communities around the world that take a holistic approach to sustainability rather than addressing climate change in isolation, this brief uncovers the roots of climate change co-benefits, and possible governance strategies for achieving them.

[Read policy brief at CIGI website]

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