COP15: Greener Cities, Cooler Planet, Healthier People: Unleashing the power of urban nature (3)
In the last part of the session “Greener Cities, Cooler Planet, Healthier People: Unleashing the power of urban nature”, the following speakers answer questions from the audience:
📌 Laura Lucia Vieira Ceneviva – Green and Environment Department, Municipality of São Paulo, Brasil
📌 Eric Hubbard – Senior Advisor to the Mayor and Technical Advisor for the #FreetownTheTreeTown, Freetown City Council, Sierra Leone
📌 Ji Xu – UrbanShift Country Coordinator for China, Program Coordinator, ICLEI East Asia Secretariat
📌 Amy Buitenhuis – Senior Manager, Urban Heat, C40
📌 Ben Hartley – Principal Specialist, Energy Efficiency and Cooling, @SEforALL
Gregor Robertson (Global Ambassador, Global Covenant of Mayors, Former Mayor of Vancouver, Canada) shares his closing remarks.
Moderated by Sharon Gil, Head a.i., Cities Unit @UNEP , the discussion organised at the 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (#COP15) in Montreal enabled exchanges between global experts, countries and cities from UrbanShift and the Cool Coalition on the opportunities to catalyse restoration as part of urban planning.