Theme II.1 Cities and the Global Environment

Wednesday, July 16, 2014: 3:30 PM-5:20 PM
Room: 311+312
RC21 Regional and Urban Development (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Louis GUAY, Laval University, Canada and Pierre HAMEL, Universitť de Montrťal, Canada
Water Governance and Climate Change: Perspectives for Reduction of Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Vulnerability in Rio De Janeiro Metropolitan Area (Oral Presentation)
Ana Lucia BRITTO, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Rosa FORMIGA JOHNSSON, State University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Paula SOUSA DE OLIVEIRA BARBOSA, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Greening the Global City. City Networks in Environmental Knowledge Production and Policy Transfer (Oral Presentation)
Sabine BARTHOLD, Center for Metropolitan Studies, Germany

Urban Land Encouragement and the Greenbelt in the Greater Toronto Area (Oral Presentation)
Ute LEHRER, York University, Canada; Roger KEIL, York University, Canada

Governance of Climate Adaptation through Urban Regimes: The Cases BogotŠ and Frankfurt (Oral Presentation)
Florian KOCH, Universidad del Norte, Colombia

Governing CO2 Emissions in Delhi, India: The Clean Development Mechanism and the Informal Recycling Sector (Oral Presentation)
Seth SCHINDLER, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany

Urban Green Space Provisioning in Berlin, Germany. Environmental Justice in Sustainable Urban Green Space Planning (Oral Presentation)
Nadja KABISCH, Humoldt Universitšt zu Berlin, Germany; Dagmar HAASE, Humboldt Universitšt zu Berlin and Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Germany