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Climate Change, Disasters and Urban Poverty

The complex interrelation between climate change, disasters, poverty and urban development; urban change and climate change; climate change and disasters; local, national and global responses to climate chang

Course code: 
IDPM60552
Number of students: 
51

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Dr Melanie Lombard

With a background in planning and urban development research and previous experience in UK social housing, my interests involve connecting the built environment to social processes through exploring the everyday activities that construct cities, often neglected by formal theories and practices of planning and urbanism.

Keywords: 
Planning, Policy, Impact, Cities, Inequality, Community, Economy, Sustainability, Teaching, Education