Papers from “Pathways towards a low carbon city” now available

Issue date: 20 December 2011

The paper presented by Professor Jim Longhurst at the Academy of Science of South Africa workshop “Pathways towards a low carbon city” held at the UNFCC Conference of the Parties, Durban South Africa on 5 December 2011, together with all papers from this event are now available at

The complete list of papers from this event is as follows:

International initiatives on low carbon cities - Prof Jim Longhurst, University of the West of England
Cities GHG emissions, inventorying and comparisons - Dr Shobhakar Dhakal, Global Carbon Project
Sustainable urban infrastructure to achieve a low carbon city – Prof Anu Ramaswami, University of Colorado Denver
Climate change initiatives in the city of Durban – Dr Sean O'Donoghue, eThekwini Municipality
Towards a Low Carbon City: focus on Durban – Prof Roseanne Diab, ASSAf
Opportunities for greening the buildings and industries – Dr Francis Yamba, University of Zambia
Low carbon planning in cities – Prof Dave Dewar, University of Cape Town

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