Voices from the Corridor – 31 May

ICLEI asks Resilient Cities attendants: If you could change one thing in your home city to increase its resilience capacity, what would it be?   Eva Madeira – Head of Membership and Governance, ICLEI Global Services, Bonn, Germany Home city: Lisbon, Portugal Change: Vertical gardens to increase building’s energy efficiency         Conchita M. G. Kedowide – Director, CCGeo Consulting, Dakar, Senegal Home city: Cotonou, Benin Change: A controled urbanization to prevent the development of informal settlement in floodplains         Alberto Terenzi – Officer, Sustainable Resources, Climate and Resilience, ICLEI Europe, Freiburg, Germany Home city: Read more

Voices from the Corridor – 30 May

ICLEI asks Resilient Cities attendants two questions: Who is your adaptation hero and What is your favorite/suggested tool/model for building resilience?   Who is your adaptation hero? Foro Hidrico, Buenos Aires Why? Network of local residents, very responsive and organized during flood events What is your favorite/suggested tool/model for building resilience? Environmental Land Planning Why? Focusing on very critical element which is land use planning Daniel E.Ryan/ Director of Area de Cambio Global/ Argentina     Who is your adaptation hero? Jeb Brugmann, ICLEI USA Why? Inspirational approach on growth of the cities;  metabolism of cities What is your favorite/suggested Read more