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A Climate Resilient Benchmark for All from the Global South

Resource: A Climate Resilient Benchmark for All from the Global South

 Rio de Janeiro becomes a benchmark city from the southern hemisphere with this resilience strategy to protect its environment and people from the stresses of climate change. It encompasses sustainable water management, infrastructure improvements, an initiative to place solar panels on public buildings and an urban resilience curriculum to educate the people. Though designed specifically for Rio de Janeiro, the strategies outlined in this report can be adapted to other cities as well.

Source:
100 Resilient Cities

Sectors:
Energy EfficiencyFood & LandGreen BuildingSolarSustainability EducationSustainable Ag., Food & Land

Topics:
Curricular Materials,