UNU-IAS researchers participated in the ICLEI World Congress 2015 in Seoul

UNU-IAS researchers Jose A. Puppim de Oliveira, Jessica Zumaran and Mahesti Okitasari participated in the ICLEI World Congress 2015 the triennial sustainability summit of local and subnational governments worldwide, held in Seoul, Republic of Korea on 08-12 April, 2015.  The five day event, ‘Sustainable Solutions for an Urban Future’, was attended by 2000 mayors, city officials and experts from across the world, showcasing environmental and sustainable development cases and discussions. Jose participated in three sessions in the workshop of the International Network on Urban Biodiversity and Design and the Urban Nature Conference, when he discussed the links among biodiversity, climate change and cities building on the work of UNU-IAS.