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Climate, Housing and Health: How to Build Inclusive and Equitable Urban Resilience

To build resilient cities, we must recognize the complex interactions between climate, housing, and health.
This session explores innovative solutions to address these intertwined challenges, placing equity at the center of our approach.
By fostering equitable resilience and sustainable urban solutions, we can forge a future where cities are robust in the face of adversity and inclusive, offering opportunities and security for all residents.
A panel of experts will take us on a deep dive into the topic, unpacking the interplay of climate, housing and health, with a captivating and interactive dialogue among 5 speakers each representing a unique perspective and expertise on the topic.

Speakers: Juan Caballero, Chief of Programs, Build Change Bijal Brahmbhatt, Director, Mahila Housing Trust Jeannette Ickovics, Samuel and Liselotte Herman Professor of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Yale School of Public Health Cllr. Susan Aitken, Leader of Glasgow City Council Moderated by Lauren Sorkin, Executive Director, Resilient Cities Network



December 06 - 13:30
December 06 - 14:30
Opening Day
Blue Zone

Urbanization Solutions SDGs Health Climate & Environment Adaptation


Build Change, Yale University, Mahila Housing Trust

COP guide 2023