25 Sep 2015, Citiscope
Local authorities from Brazil, Denmark, Jamaica, Senegal, South Africa and the US, among others, underscore central links between cities and sustainable development. Recalling Hurricane Katrina and the Indian Ocean tsunami ten years ago, New Orleans and Banda Aceh have recovered significantly since then. Today, both hope to share their experiences with the world, especially in light of climate change making such events more frequent and SDG 11’s emphasis on disaster risk reduction...
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