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  • Sustainable urban systems = Mitigating Climate Change

    Sustainable urban systems = Mitigating Climate Change Today, climate change has clearly come to be recognised as one of the greatest environmental, social and economic threats facing the world. Cities and urban activities are at the heart of this challenge. According to UN-HABITAT, even though cities...

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  • “If we can’t save our cities, we won’t save ourselves.”

    “If we can’t save our cities, we won’t save ourselves.” says William E. Rees – The Man who conceptualized the ecological footprint idea. In a recent article in Scientific American , he explains how cities are at the heart of the climate change challenge. He...

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