HOST(S): ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability
Type: Meeting or Conference Date: 06 - 08 Jul 2016 Location: Germany (Bonn)
Resilient Cities is the global platform for urban resilience and adaptation to climate change. Every year the congress brings together over 400 expert participants, including representatives from local governments, academia, international organizations, NGOs, and the private sector. With networking and side events, the congress offers the perfect opportunity to connect with a vibrant global community of resilience practitioners and researchers, to build new partnerships and exchange ideas and good practices. Resilient Cities focuses on solutions for local governments, including cities and small island states. Participants have the chance to learn about emerging topics, tools, and approaches and gain practical knowledge through case studies and Reality Check Workshops.
Resilient Cities 2016 will focus on a variety of key topics, including local implementation of global frameworks, inclusive and resilient development, financing resilience, measuring and evaluating resilience implementation, holistic and integrated climate actions, and new emerging topics, such as cities responding to forced migration and to vector borne-related risks.
Resilient Cities focuses on solutions for local governments, including cities and small island states.
Participants from a wide range of backgrounds are welcome to attend and share their experiences and knowledge, such as:
The call for contributions for the 2016 congress is open and welcomes proposals for presentations, panels, workshops, Reality Check Workshops, trainings, facilitated discussions, posters, and co-events.
Registration information can be found through the event website
Event website: http://resilientcities2016.iclei.org/
Short URL: https://www.preventionweb.net/go/47023