Blog Entries from the Urbanization and Global Environmental Change Project
The UN Secretary General’s High-Level Panel on Global Sustainability released its report last week. Based on it, experts from IHDP’s Urbanization and Global Environmental Change Project (UGEC) argue: Understanding urban development and how its components interact with the environment are key for creating successful guidelines aimed at achieving global sustainability.
7 January 2012 | Read more
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Events from UGEC
24-26 September 2014 | Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Call Deadline: 15 March 2014
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Opportunities from UGEC
6 - 8 November 2014 | Taipei, Taiwan
Call Deadline: 27 April 2014
The UGEC Project is pleased to announce that the deadline for abstract submission has been extended to April 27, 2014.
The aim of the 2nd International UGEC Conference on ‘Urban transitions and transformations: Science, synthesis and policy’ is two-fold:
1.) Synthesize our knowledge of the bidirectional interactions between urbanization and global environmental changes, and to reflect on the key lessons learned.
2.) Identify transformative pathways for a future urban world that is increasingly complex and uncertain.
The UGEC Project invites you to submit an abstract. |Read more