GENEVA 2013: 7th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns

GENEVA 2013: 7th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns

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Peter Head (Retrofitting Cities for the Ecological Age) and Herbert Girardet (Creating Regenerative Cities) took part in the Plenary on ‘Solutions and perspectives for the future’ at the 7th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns, GENEVA 2013 at the International Conference Centre Geneva (CICG), Friday 19 April, 09:30 – 11:00.

The Geneva 2013 conference addressed the theme ‘A green and socially responsible economy: a solution in times of crisis?’ With this in mind, experts described solutions and perspectives for the future of cities by looking at innovative and comprehensive approaches that go beyond established concepts of sustainable development. Leading local governments who have taken up the challenge of tackling the crises their cities or regions have faced provided their responses.

 

Programme – PDF