Professor Jim Longhurst gives speech on low carbon cities at UN climate conference

Issue date: 05 December 2011


UWE Assistant Vice-Chancellor for Environment & Sustainability, Professor Jim Longhurst is at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP17) as part of an invited panel of experts who are addressing the challenge of managing carbon in cities. During a day-long programme "Pathways Towards Low Carbon Cities" Jim is giving a presentation on international initiatives to manage carbon in cities before taking part in a roundtable discussion of whether developing cities should strive to be low carbon.

Jim is at the conference in Durban as part of the Academy of Sciences South Africa delegation.

The agenda is available to download here.

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