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International Forum on Sustainable Cities: Is Global Chaos The Future?
The discussion will focus on the future of cities globally. A number of issues will be addressed:
As cities and metropolitan areas increase in size and importance, what role will they play – and what is at stake?
As the Rio +10 Sustainability Summit in South Africa approaches, how can we make cities more sustainable?
What can we learn -- successes and failures -- from different places around the world?
The Forum will feature:
Governor Jaime Lerner of Curitiba, Brazil
Minister Sankie Dolly Mthembi-Mahanyele, South Africa's Minister of Housing
Mr. Robert D. Kaplan, American foreign correspondent and author
For more information contact:
The GW Center on Sustainable Growth
2000 H Street, NW