Sustainable Cities and Innovation
18 Jun 2012, 19:30:00-22:00:00Recommendations
- Promote the use of waste as a renewable energy source in urban environments.
- Plan in advance for sustainability and quality of life in cities.
- Each head of state should identify a sustainable city to develop a network for knowledge sharing and innovation.
Governments should channel resources to develop people-centered sustainable cities with timed and measurable goals, in such way that empowers local communities, promotes equality and accountability.
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|Dr. Alejandro Aravena (Chile)
Architect, CEO, Elemental
|Mr. David Cadman (Canada)
President, Local Governments of Sustainability
|Dr. Enrique Ortiz (Mexico)
Former President, Habitat International Coalition (HIC)
|Mr. Jaime Lerner (Brazil)
President, Jaime Lerner Institute.
Former Mayor of Curitiba and former Governor of Paraná
|Dr. Janice Perlman (United States of America)
President, Mega Cities Project
|Mr. Oded Grajew (Brazil)
President Emeritus, Ethos Institute
|Ms. Nawal Al-Hosany (United Arab Emirates)
Director for Sustainability, Masdar
|Dr. Shigeru Ban (Japan)
Architect, Shigeru Ban Architects
|Dr. Barry Bergdoll (United States of America)
Chief Curator, Architecture and Design, MoMA
|Mr. Khalifa Sall (Senegal)
Mayor of Dakar and Vice-President of UCLG for Africa
|Facilitators of the online discussion|
|Mr. Ricardo Caruana (Brazil)
|Mr. Olivier Coutard (France)
Ecole des Ponts Paris Tech
|Ms. Winnie Mitullah (Kenya)
University of Nairobi