MAREI’s Dr. Roberta Paranunzio presented research findings of Urb-ADAPT project at the WHO International Healthy Cities Conference this October 2018. The conference, held in Belfast, Northern Ireland, was a key platform for bringing about change and achieving improved well-being, health, and sustainable development in cities worldwide. UrbADAPt was presented in the framework of a session on “Climate change: risk assessment and positive responses”. The session offered the opportunity for sharing lesson-learnt, response plan and strategies strategy creating healthy, sustainable and resilient environments in urban areas, where climate change is increasingly concern so far, due to the growing urban population across Region and globally.
You can download the abstract here: https://www.healthycitiesbelfast2018.com/abstract