Regional Studies Association Winter Conference 2010 - Regions and the Environment
Contributions are welcomed on the following themes: • Climate change as a driver of regional policy • The challenges of low carbon economies • Developing and evaluating sub-national policies for adaptation and mitigation • Post-Copenhagen challenges for taking forward international and sub-national environmental policy • Post ‘Climategate’ challenges for public engagement in regional environmental policies • Planning, postpolitics and the limits of consensus • Green infrastructure and the problems of ‘town cramming’ • Regional and urban planning for the environment • Strategies for local and regional resilience • Evaluation Urban Renaissance, Smart Growth • Alternative approaches – transitions towns, low impact development zones, local food initiatives • Low carbon zones • Environmental risk and public understanding of science • New sectoral approaches – regions and transport, environmental protection, health, education... • Planning, postpolitics and the challenges of consensus • Critical analysis of tools for environmental policy • Ecological and carbon footprints – challenges for their regional and local usage[gemäß den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information] The website is no longer available.
|Deadline Call for Papers:||2010-06-30|
|Organizers:||Regional Studies Association RSA|
|Conference venue:||London, The Resource Centre|
Tel: +44 (0) 1323 899 698, Fax: +44 (0) 1323 899 798 E-mail: email@example.com
|Classification:||Q5 - Environmental Economics ; R0 - Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. General|
|Event type:||Konferenzen, Tagungen; Conferences|