Cities in focus IV:Engaging Stakeholders in resilience building

Date: Saturday, 4 June    Session language: English
Time: 11:00-12:30          Contact: Tanya Paglia, bonn2011.program(at)
Room: S30-32

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Facilitator Patrick Hays, Mayor, City of North Little Rock, USA; Board President and Chair, ICLEI USA

Presenter Marco Cardinaletti, Project Manager for Sustainable Development, Municipality of Ancona, Italy

Towards an integrated adaptation policy for Mediterranean cities via a participatory process: The ACT project

Presenter Mayor Tae-Young Yeom, Mayor, Suwon City, Republic of Korea

Suwon City’s preparation strategies for climate change

Presenter Andy Johnston, Director, LGiU, UK and Laura Wilkes, Policy Manager, LGiU, UK

Supporting civil society action on adaptation

Presenter Jim Andrais, Program Manager, Corporate Environmental Management Systems, City of Edmonton, Canada

A Case Study: Edmonton, Canada's Experience Developing a Community
Sustainability & Resilience Plan

Presenter Frank van Steenbergen, Researcher, DRIFT (Dutch Research Institute for Transitions), Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands

Selecting and Engaging Urban Change Agents