Summer School GCRC 2020: Governing Climate Resilient Cities. Challenges, Opportunities and Best Practices


Pisa, June 29 – July 3, 2020

Director:
Prof. Alfredo Fioritto
Department of Law
University of Pisa

SUMMER SCHOOL OVERVIEW:
This Course is the result of a partnership of University of Pisa, UN Habitat, University of Paris “Sorbonne”, University of Naples “Federico II” and Urban Climate Change Research Network (UCCRN).
It tackles the complex issue of governing climate resilient cities, assessing in a comparative fashion best practices and solutions. The Course targets primarily policy makers, public servants and practitioners, presenting theoretical and academic contents with a hands-on and practical approach. The Director of the School is Prof. Alfredo Fioritto.

OBJECTIVE:
The Course aims to provide participants with analytical tools to better understand and address the governance challenges climate change produces on the urban and metropolitan dimensions. It specifically concentrates on how to best govern climate resilient cities.
TARGET GROUP:
The Course targets executives, policy makers, public servants, city managers, urban planners, emergency experts and other international staff, development workers. It will also benefit researchers and academics in the field who are interested in deepening the governance related aspects of climate change impacts on city management.
FURTHER INFORMATIONS FOR THE SPEAKERS:
The Course needs a minimum of 15 participants to be activated (at 30 May 2020).
Coursework will be held at the Sapienza Palace of the University of Pisa.

Registration fee
Fee: € 1.000 including course attendance and material.
The University of Pisa will make available two scholarships (€ 500 each). They will be awarded upon conclusion of the admission process (10th June).
How to apply:
1) go to: https://www.unipi.it/index.php/how-to-apply
2) click on: Registration
3) follow the instructions

Contacts
prof. Alfredo Fioritto: alfredo.fioritto@unipi.it
dott. Francesca Carpita: fcarpita@gmail.com
dott. Marco Lunardelli: dott.marcolunardelli@gmail.com
dott. Luigi Rufo: luigi.rufo@jus.unipi.it

GCRC 2020 is funded by the Department of Law, University of Pisa

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