Mitigation or Adaption: Hard Choices for Cities

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In this public webinar Richard Sennett will speak about some of his recent work at the United Nations aimed at understanding the tensions between green cities and healthy cities: in other words, analysing cities as a nexus between climate change and bodily stress.

Speaker: Professor Richard Sennett, Senior Advisor to the United Nations on its Program on Climate Change and Cities, Senior Fellow at the Center on Capitalism and Society at Columbia University and Visiting Professor of Urban Studies at MIT

Chairs: Dr Simon Reid-Henry, Director of the Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences, Queen Mary University of London, and Dr Regan Koch, Director of the City Centre, Queen Mary University of London

Recorded on 25 June 2020

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