Urban transformative potential in a changing climate

Patricia Romero-Lankao, Harriet Bulkeley, Mark Pelling, Sarah Burch, David Gordon, Joyeeta Gupta, Craig Johnson, Pria Kurian, Emma Lecavalier, David Simon, Laura Tozer, Gina Ziervogel, Debashish Munshi

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The SDGs and CitiesIPCC offer an unprecedented opportunity for urban transformation, but bold, integrated action to address the constraints imposed by economic, cultural and political dynamics is needed. We move beyond a narrow, technocentric view and identify five key knowledge pathways to catalyse urban transformation.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)754-756
Number of pages3
JournalNature Climate Change
Publication statusPublished - 30 Aug 2018


  • cities and climate change
  • urban transformation
  • CitiesIPCC

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